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The invention of the white race. Volume one, Racial oppression and social control

Author: Theodore Allen; Jeffrey B Perry
Publisher: London ; New York : Verso, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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Groundbreaking analysis of the birth of racism in America, telling the story of how America's ruling classes created the category of the "white race" as a means of social control. Since that early invention, white privileges have enforced the myth of racial superiority, and that fact has been central to maintaining ruling-class domination over ordinary working people of all colors throughout American history. Volume  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theodore Allen; Jeffrey B Perry
ISBN: 9781844677696 1844677699
OCLC Number: 826216602
Notes: "First published by Verso 1994"--Title page verso.
In this updated edition, Jeffrey B. Perry provides an introduction, new appendices, a select bibliography and a study guide.
Description: xiii, 358 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Racial oppression and social control
Responsibility: Theodore W. Allen ; introduction by Jeffrey B. Perry.

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"A monumental study of the birth of racism in the American South which makes truly new and convincing points about one of the most critical problems in US history ... a highly original and seminal Read more...

 
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