professional essay on Racism in Contemporary America

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- Whites believe that they have replaced blacks as the primary victims of racial discrimination in contemporary America, according to a new study from researchers at Tufts University's School of Arts and Sciences and Harvard Business School. The findings, say the authors, show that America has not achieved the "post-racial" society that some predicted in the wake of Barack Obama's election.

Introduction: Barack Obama’s Improbable Election and the Question of Race and Racism in Contemporary America

?Weinberg's comprehensive bibliography cites a wealth of research on myriad topics relating to racism in contemporary America....This top-notch, timely bibliography, with numerous citations to pertinent research, will be essential for academic and large public libraries and for researchers.?-Choice

How do racial groups interact in contemporary America

Skinner engaged several conferees in a heated discussion about racism in contemporary America "Racism in Contemporary America" is the largest and most up-to-date bibliography available on current research on the topic. It has been compiled by award-winning researcher Meyer Weinberg, who has spent many years writing and researching contemporary and historical aspects of racism. Almost 15,000 entries to books, articles, dissertations, and other materials are organized und...

The pervasiveness of racism in contemporary America

"Racism in Contemporary America" is the largest and most up-to-date bibliography available on current research on the topic. It has been compiled by award-winning researcher Meyer Weinberg, who has spent many years writing and researching contemporary and historical aspects of racism. Almost 15,000 entries to books, articles, dissertations, and other materials are organized under 87 subject-headings. In addition, there are author and ethnic-racial indexes. Several aids help the researcher access the materials included. In addition to the subject organization of the bibliography, entries are annotated whenever the title is not self-explanatory. An author index is followed by an ethnic-racial index which makes it convenient to follow a single group through any or all the subject headings. This is a source book for the serious study of America's most enduring problem; as such it will be of value to students and researchers at all levels and in most disciplines.

Teaching Race and Anti-Racism in Contemporary America, 35-41, 2014


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