Uprooting racism: how white people can work for racial justice

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New Society Publishers, 1995 - Social Science - 243 pages
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Uprooting Racism is a guide for white people struggling to understand and end racism while supporting anti-racism work. It highlights the many ways in which concerned white people can play an active role in confronting white racism.Uprooting Racism helps the reader understand racism and explore its manifestations in politics, work, community, and family life. It moves beyond the definition and unlearning of racism to address the many areas of privilege for white people and suggests ways for individuals and groups to challenge the structures of racism. Uprooting Racism features exercises, questions, and suggestions to engage, challenge assumptions, and motivate the reader towards social action.

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Review: Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice

User Review  - Linnea - Goodreads

A good started book for those beginning to explore this topic. Written from a white man's perspective, trying to explain his shifting viewpoints on the world while helping others along as well. Several hmmm...moments. Should follow up with other books. Read full review

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User Review  - Linda - Goodreads

I've just started this book but I think I understand the low ratings it's gotten, especially from African-American reviewers. The author writes in a self-help style from the perspective of someone who ... Read full review

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