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Our hidden conversations : what Americans really think about race and identity  Cover Image Book Book

Our hidden conversations : what Americans really think about race and identity / Michele Norris.

Norris, Michele, (author.).

Summary:

"Our Hidden Conversations is a unique compilation of stories, richly reported essays, and photographs providing a window into America during a tumultuous era. This powerful book offers an honest, if sometimes uncomfortable, conversation about race and identity, permitting us to eavesdrop on deep-seated thoughts, private discussions, and long submerged memories."-- Provided by publisher.

Item details

  • ISBN: 198215439X
  • ISBN: 9781982154394
  • Physical Description: lv, 471 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2024.

Contents / Notes

Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: a magnificent detour -- Introduction: post-racial? -- Bread crumbs -- How it grew -- "I wish he was a girl" -- Coins in the couch -- Memory wars -- How do you define racism? -- "Black babies cost less to adopt" -- "Start with kids and mix well" -- The patterns themselves tell a story -- So, you want to talk about lynching? -- Color me surprised -- America: a freight train of a word -- Epilogue.
Subject: Race awareness > United States.
White people > Race identity > United States.
African Americans > Race identity.
Hispanic Americans > Race identity.
Asian Americans > Race identity.
Racially mixed people > Race identity > United States.
United States > Race relations.
Social sciences.
Race.
Conscience de race > États-Unis.
Noirs américains > Identité ethnique.
États-Unis > Relations raciales.
Sciences sociales.
Race.
social sciences.
race (group of people)
Genre: Informational works.
Documents d'information.

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