The Everyday Language of White Racism by Jane H. Hill

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 1 Critic Review

unrated

Synopsis

In The Everyday Language of White Racism, Jane H. Hill provides an incisive analysis of everyday language to reveal the underlying racist stereotypes that continue to circulate in American culture. provides a detailed background on the theory of race and racism reveals how racializing discourse—talk and text that produces and reproduces ideas about races and assigns people to them—facilitates a victim-blaming logic integrates a broad and interdisciplinary range of literature from sociology, social psychology, justice studies, critical legal studies, philosophy, literature, and other disciplines that have studied racism, as well as material from anthropology and sociolinguistics Part of the Blackwell Studies in Discourse and Culture Series
 

About Jane H. Hill

See more books from this Author
 
Published September 28, 2009 by Wiley-Blackwell. 240 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for The Everyday Language of White Racism

Racism Review

“Reverse racism” is a white framed and white created term intentionally created by white scholars and politicians about 1970 or so as part of a backlash against racial change brought about by the civil rights movements.

Jul 20 2010 | Read Full Review of The Everyday Language of Whit...

Reader Rating for The Everyday Language of White Racism
95%

An aggregated and normalized score based on 6 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes


Rate this book!

Add Review