Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2022

336 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197599433

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How the Color Line Bends

The Geography of White Prejudice in Modern America

Nina M. Yancy

  • Includes original interviews with residents of Baton Rouge, Louisiana to assess how racial identity shapes White Americans' interpretations of place and politics
  • Connects the book's findings on racial prejudice to larger questions of power and privilege throughout racial politics scholarship
  • Provokes debate on topics ranging from segregation, to White liberals, to the Black middle class

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