Racism without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America

Racism without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America

Eduardo Bonilla-Silva


Eduardo Bonilla-Silva’s acclaimed Racism with out Racists records how, underneath our modern dialog approximately race, lies a full-blown arsenal of arguments, words, and tales that whites use to account for—and finally justify—racial inequalities. This provocative ebook explodes the assumption that the US is now a color-blind society.

The fourth variation provides a bankruptcy on what Bonilla-Silva calls "the new racism," which gives the basic starting place to discover problems with race and ethnicity in additional intensity. This variation additionally updates Bonilla-Silva’s evaluation of race in the USA after President Barack Obama’s re-election. Obama’s presidency, Bonilla-Silva argues, doesn't signify a sea switch in race family, yet really embodies tense racial developments of the past.

In this fourth variation, Racism with out Racists will proceed to problem readers and stimulate dialogue in regards to the nation of race in the United States today.

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