Race in America: What Are Race and Racism?, 1st Edition

  • Sue Bradford Edwards
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1680786296
  • ISBN-13: 9781680786293
  • DDC: 305.800973
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Everyone’s daily lives are affected by race and racism in America. This book examines the complex meanings of these concepts, what roles they play in society, and how they affect individuals in America today. Features include essential facts, a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Pool Passes Denied.
2: What is Race?.
3: New World Racism.
4: The Civil Rights Movement.
5: Structural Racism.
6: Silencing Voices.
7: Internalized Racism.
8: Still More to Do.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.