Repositioning Race: Prophetic Research in a Postracial Obama Age (SUNY series in African American Studies)

Repositioning Race: Prophetic Research in a Postracial Obama Age (SUNY series in African American Studies)

Zandria F. Robinson


Examines the growth of and hindrances confronted via African americans in twenty-first-century America.

In Repositioning Race, best African American sociologists determine the present country of race conception, racial discrimination, and examine on race as a way to chart a direction towards a extra engaged public scholarship. They reflect on not just the paradoxes of Black freedom but in addition the paradoxes of equality and development for the progeny of the civil rights iteration within the wake of the election of the 1st African American US president. regardless of the proliferation of principles a few postracial society, the quantity highlights the ways in which racial discrimination persists in either the U.S. and the African Diaspora within the worldwide South, bearing in mind exceptional African American growth in the middle of carrying on with African American marginalization.

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