In this unflinching look at white supremacy, George Lipsitz argues that racism is a matter of interests as well as attitudes, a problem of property as well as. Author note: George Lipsitz is Professor of Ethnic Studies at UC, San Diego, and and material rewards that accrue to “the possessive investment in whiteness. In this unflinching look at white supremacy, George Lipsitz argues that racism is a matter of interests as well as attitudes, a problem of property.
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My library Help Advanced Book Search. Passionately and clearly written, this wide-ranging book probes into the social and material rewards that accrue to “the possessive investment in whiteness. Roediger “Lipsitz is best known for showing how popular culture and the changing fortunes of the working class and people of color transformed the United States after World War II.
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He also analyzes the centrality of whiteness to U. Davis Prize whigeness Public Scholarship. As rigorous as it is creative, this collection combines a firm grasp of the material roots whitejess consequences of white supremacy with striking cultural criticism. American Studies Race and Ethnicity History. Skip to search Skip to main content. Account Options Sign in. Lipsitz delineates the weaknesses embedded in civil rights laws, the racial dimensions of economic restructuring and deindustrialization, and the effects of environmental racism, job discrimination and school segregation.
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The Lipsita of the s Wednesday, September 12, – yeorge But Lipsitz also is quick to point out that while much of the book is an indictment of racism and the mindset that allows it to flourish, its subtext is that the Black freedom tradition is alive and well, and not solely the provincial particular concern of Black people.
George Lipsitz: The Possessive Investment in Whiteness
Antiblack Racism and White Identity– 9. Close mobile search navigation Article navigation. Where We Were and Where We Are In this 20 th anniversary edition, published by Temple University Press, Lipsitz offers, in addition to updated statistics, analyses of defining issues and events, including the nature of anti-immigrant mobilizations; police assaults on Black women; the killings of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Freddie Gray and others; the legacy of the Obama administration and the emergence of President Donald Trump; the Charlottesville mob action and killing of protester Heather Heyer and other hate crimes; and the ways in which white fragility, fear — and failure — are driving a new ethno-nationalism.
The Mississippi of the s. Inheritance Wealth and Health. Temple University PressAug 21, – History – pages. Perhaps most important, he identifies the sustained and perceptive critique of white privilege embedded in the art and politics of the radical black tradition. Much of social media reflects the meanness, the mendacity the callousness and the cruelty of the broader society.
You could not be signed in. This is a terrifically important book. Above and beyond personal prejudice, whiteness georgr a structured advantage that produces unfair gains and unearned rewards for whites while imposing impediments to asset accumulation, employment, housing, and health care for minorities.
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Weaving Past with Present. The Possessive Investment in Whiteness: Immigrant Labor and Identity Politics 4. Think the holiday has become too commercialized?