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Habits of whiteness [electronic resource] : a pragmatist reconstruction / Terrance MacMullan.

Author/Creator:
MacMullan, Terrance.
Publication:
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (268 p.)
Series:
American philosophy.
American philosophy
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Subjects:
Whites -- Race identity -- United States -- History.
Race awareness -- United States -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction: "Que Haces Gringuito?!"
History
Bacon's rebellion and the advent of whiteness
The draft riots of 1863 and the defense of white privilege
Pragmatist tools
John Dewey and inquiry
Race as Deweyan habit
Du Bois and the gift of race
Du Bois's critique of whiteness
Contemporary problems and debates
Whiteness in post-civil rights America
Contemporary debates on whiteness
Reconstructing whiteness
Habits of whiteness
Whiteness reconstructed
Conclusion: Gifts beyond the pale.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-250) and index.
ISBN:
1-282-10337-7
9786612103377
0-253-00288-5
OCLC:
647770989