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White Racial Frame Centuries of Racial Framing and Counter-Framing

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ISBN-10: 0415635225

ISBN-13: 9780415635226

Edition: 2nd 2013 (Revised)

Authors: Joe R. Feagin

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In this book Joe Feagin extends the systemic racism framework in previous Routledge books by developing an innovative concept, the white racial frame. Now four centuries-old, this white racial frame encompasses not only the stereotyping, bigotry, and racist ideology emphasized in other theories of "race," but also the visual images, array of emotions, sounds of accented language, interlinking interpretations and narratives, and inclinations to discriminate that are still central to the frame’s everyday operations. Deeply imbedded in American minds and institutions, this white racial frame has for centuries functioned as a broad worldview, one essential to the routine legitimation,…    
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List price: $70.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 2/13/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 264
Size: 6.46" wide x 9.02" long x 0.67" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Joe R. Feagin, currently Ella C. McFadden Professor at Texas A&M University, graduated from Baylor University in 1960 and acquired his Ph.D. in sociology at Harvard University in 1966. Feagin has taught at the University of Massachusetts (Boston), University of California (Riverside), University of Texas, University of Florida, and Texas A&M University. Feagin has done much research work on racism and sexism issues and has served as the scholar in residence at the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. He has written 53 books, one of which (Ghetto Revolts) was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. He is the 2006 recipient of a Harvard Alumni Association achievement award and was the 1999-2000 president…    

Preface
Acknowledgments
The White Racial Frame
Building the Racist Foundation: Colonialism, Genocide, and Slavery
Creating a White Racial Frame: The First Century
Extending the White Frame: The Eighteenth Century to the Twentieth Century
The Contemporary White Racial Frame
The Frame in Everyday Operation
The Frame in Institutional Operation: Bureaucratization of Oppression
Counter-Framing: Americans of Color
Toward a Truly Multiracial Democracy: Thinking and Acting Outside the White Frame
Suggestions for Further Reading
Notes
Index