Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account

Who is Black? : One Nation's Definition - 91 edition

Who is Black? : One Nation`s Definition (ISBN10: 0271021721; ISBN13: 9780271021720)
ISBN13: 978-0271021720
ISBN10: 0271021721

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0271007397, 978-0271007496
ISBN10: 0271007397, 0271007494

Summary: This is a study of how the term "'black' has been defined in US race relations.The US has a distinctive one-drop-of-blood definition: one is socially and categorically 'black' if any known ancestor had African ancestry.This contrasts . . . with other definitions of race, especially those in countries like South Africa and Brazil where mixed-race persons (for example, black/white mulattoes) are categorized as a separate group.Davis tracks the development of defin moreition of race in US history, law, and practice, from its origins in slavery to the present."(Choice)Bibliography.Index. less

Edition/Copyright: 91
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Penn State U. Press
Published: 11/01/2001
International: No

List Price: $25.95
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $12.49
Due back 05/29/2015
Save $13.46 (52%)
  • Free return shipping
  • In stock
  • 21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
Marketplace sellers starting at $9.80

7 more offers below.

The Marketplace on
Additional Sellers for Who is Black? : One Nation's Definition
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (7)  |  New (4)  |  Good (3)

+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Barnes &
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Secaucus, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
New Book. Shipped from US within 4 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Westminster, MD
Seller Rating: 4.19
Brand New, Perfect Condition, Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Russell Books
Victoria, BC
Seller Rating: 4.32
PAPERBACK New 0271021721 Special order direct from the distributor.
Page:   1