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Experiencing Race, Class, and Gender in the United States

Experiencing Race, Class, and Gender in the United States - 5th edition

Experiencing Race, Class, and Gender in the United States - 5th edition

ISBN13: 9780073528144

ISBN10: 0073528145

Experiencing Race, Class, and Gender in the United States by Roberta Fiske-Rusciano - ISBN 9780073528144
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 09
Copyright: 2009
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
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Experiencing Race, Class, and Gender in the United States by Roberta Fiske-Rusciano - ISBN 9780073528144

ISBN13: 9780073528144

ISBN10: 0073528145

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 09

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Summary

Through individual stories, essays, and critical analyses, this anthology introduces issues of race, class, and gender within an interdisciplinary framework. Themes of identity, power, and change are examined from many different perspectives and voices. New articles covering environmental and post-Katrina issues provide the reader with information about recent concerns of Americans living in the United States.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Preface * Indicates New Reading IDENTITY Part I: Racial and Ethnic Identity 1 I Walk Alone by Lonnie Poco 2 *Why Race Isn't as 'Black' and 'White' as we Think by Brent Staples 3 American Anthropological Association Statement on ''Race'' 4 The Loudest Voice by Grace Paley 5 To be Hopi or American by Polingaysi Qoyawayma (Elizabeth Q. White) 6 People of Color Who Never Felt They Were Black by Darryl Fears 7 Rosa Wakefield by John Langston Gwaltney 8 I Am a Racially Profiling Doctor by Sally Satel 9 Are Doctor's Offices Places for Racial Profiling? By Thomson American Health Consultant 10 El Hilo Que Nos Une by Celia Alvarez 11 In Search of Bruce Lee's Grave by Shanlon Wu 12 Remembering My Grandmother, Remembering Lebanon by Therese Saliba 13 American Dreamer by Bharati Mukherjee 14 On the Other Side of the War: A Story by Elizabeth Gordon 15 Medicalization of Racial Features: Asian-American Women and Cosmetic Surgery by Eugenia Kaw 16 Before the Great Gorge by Carlos Cumpian 17 Beyond the Melting Pot by William A. Henry III Part II: Gender Identity 18 In the Beginning There Are Babies by Angela Phillips 19 Time Warp in the Toy Store by Ellen J. Reifler 20 How Women are Treated in Language by Janet Shibley Hyde 21 Where I Come From is Like This by Paula Gunn Allen 22 The Male Role Stereotype by Doug Cooper Thompson 23 Taking It by Leonard Kriegel 24 Tears Still Taboo for Average Guy by Carl Ryan 25 Asymmetries in Communication by Deborah Tannen Part III: Sexual Identity 26 A Transsexual's Story by Jessica Stearns 27 Two Sexes are Not Enough by Anne Fausto-Sterling 28 Cold Feet: Why America Has Gay Marriage Jitters by Elisabeth Bumiller 29 When the Political is Personal by Ann Marie Nicolosi Part IV: Economics and the American Dream 33 *The 40-Percent Rule by Martha Burk 34 Decloaking Class: Why Class Identity and Consciousness Count by Janet Zandy 35 Looking for Work by Gary Soto 36 The Truth About Growing Up Rich by Sallie Bingham 37 To Be Black, Gifted, and Alone by Bebe Moore Campbell 38 Keeping Close to Home: Class and Education by bell hooks 39 Jewish and Working Class by Bernice Mennis 40 Daddy Tucked the Blanket by Randall Williams 41 Mother Courage by Ariel Gore 42 We're Not Bums by Peter Swet 43 Poverty or at Home in a Car by Jackie Spinks 44 The Fall by Marge Piercy POWER Part V: Power and Racism 45*The 2000 Presidential Election in Black and White by Frank L. Rusciano 46 Rethinking America by Evelyn Hu-DeHart 47 Historical Discrimination in the Immigration Laws by U. S. Commission on Civil Rights 48*Immigration Laws Since 1980: The Closing Door by Barbara Franz 49*The Dirty Saga of Onandaga County by Linda Carty 50 Anti-Immigrant Violence by Southern Poverty Law Center 51 2-205 by Reshma Baig 52 Something About the Subject Makes It Hard to Name by Gloria Yamato 53 White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack by Peggy McIntosh 54 Native Americans v. The U. S. Government by Michael Dorris 55 Urban Indians by Roberta Fiske-Rusciano 56 Sex, Class and Race Intersections: Visions of Women of Color by Carol Lee Sanchez 57 Crimes Against Humanity by Ward Churchill 58 Beyond Stereotyping by Daniela Gioseffi 59 Anti-Semitism in the United States by Robert Cherry 60 Seeing More than Black and White by Elizabeth Martinez 61The Myth of the Latin Woman: I Just Met a Girl Named Maria by Judith Ortiz Cofer 62 Behind Barbed Wire by John Hersey 63 A Personal Narrative by Susan Shimizu Taira 64 Asian Americans Battle ''Model Minority'' Stereotype by Robert Daseler 65 ''Jim Crow'' Law by Benjamin Quarles 66 Jim Crow Revived in Cyber

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