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The Naxalites and their Ideology

Rabindra Ray.

April 2012; published online September 2012.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 292 pages.

The Naxalite beginnings are by now history, and not a little nostalgia tinges the memory of these dreaded events. The leaders, the organizers, the spine, and the continuity of the movement...

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National Colors

Mara Loveman.

July 2014; published online June 2014.

Book. Subjects: comparative and historical sociology; race and ethnicity. 384 pages.

The era of official color-blindness in Latin America has come to an end. For the first time in decades, nearly every state in Latin America now asks their citizens to identify their race or...

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Racism

Ali Rattansi.

March 2007; published online September 2013.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 208 pages.

Racism: A Very Short Introduction incorporates the latest research to demystify the subject and to explore its history, science, and culture. But what actually is race? How has racism come...

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Sorry I Don't Dance

Maxine Leeds Craig.

November 2013; published online January 2014.

Book. Subjects: gender and sexuality; race and ethnicity. 256 pages.

Why do so many men in the United States refuse to dance? The answer reveals a great deal about masculinity, sexuality, and race. The book examines the past as well as the present. Drawing...

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Land of the Cosmic Race

Christina A. Sue.

February 2013; published online September 2013.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 256 pages.

Land of the Cosmic Race is a richly-detailed ethnographic account of the role that race and color play in organizing the lives and thoughts of mixed-race Mexicans. It presents...

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Street capital

Sveinung Sandberg.

April 2011; published online March 2012.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 200 pages.

This book introduces the worlds of young black men dealing cannabis at a drug scene called The River in Oslo, Norway. The lives of these men are structured by a huge and complex cannabis...

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'Sleepwalking to segregation'?

Nissa Finney.

January 2009; published online March 2012.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 224 pages.

In the context of renewed debates about diversity and cohesion, this book interrogates contemporary claims about race and migration. It demonstrates that many of the claims are myths,...

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Gypsies and Travellers

Edited by Joanna Richardson and A. Ka Tat Tsang.

September 2012; published online May 2013.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 224 pages.

The eviction at Dale Farm in the UK in 2011 brought the conflicting issues relating to Gypsy and Traveller accommodation to the attention of the world's media. However, as the furore...

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Ethnicity, class and aspiration

Tim Butler.

February 2011; published online March 2012.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 280 pages.

East London has undergone dramatic changes over the last 30 years, primarily as a result of London's large-scale de-industrialisation and the rise in its financial sector. Large parts of...

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Explaining ethnic differences

Edited by David Mason.

July 2003; published online March 2012.

Book. Subjects: race and ethnicity. 192 pages.

This book focuses on the changing terrain of ethnic disadvantage in Britain, drawing on up-to-date sources. It goes further than texts that merely describe ethnic inequalities to explore...

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