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Black sexual politics : African Americans, gender, and the new racism

Author: Patricia Hill Collins
Publisher: New York Routledge 2006
Series: Sociology., Race & ethnicity.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Explores how images of Black sexuality have been used to maintain the color line and how they threaten to spread a different brand of racism around the world.


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Hill Collins
ISBN: 041595150X 9780415951500
OCLC Number: 255673031
Notes: Literaturverz. S. [353]-365
Description: IX, 274 Seiten
Contents: Acknowledgements Introduction: No Turning Back I. African Americans and the New Racism 1. Why Black Sexual Politics? 2. The Past Is Ever Present: Recognizing the New Racism 3.Prisons for Our Bodies, Closets for Our Minds: Racism, Heterosexism, and Black Sexuality II. Rethinking Black Gender Ideology 4. Get Your Freak On: Sex, Babies, and Images of Black Femininity 5. Booty Call: Sex, Violence, and Images of Black Masculinity 6. Very Necessary: Redefining Black Gender Ideology III. Toward a Progressive Black Sexual Politics 7. Assume the Position: The Changing Contours of Sexual Violence 8. No Storybook Romance: How Race and Gender Matter 9. Why We Can't Wait: Black Sexual Politics and the Challenge of HIV/AIDS Afterword: The Power of a Free Mind Notes Glossary Bibliography Index
Series Title: Sociology., Race & ethnicity.
Responsibility: Patricia Hill Collins


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"Patricia Hill Collins' brilliant and ground-breaking analysis of the urgency of a more progressive Black sexual politics among African Americans is nothing short of a 'tour de force.' This book is Read more...

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