GEORGE LIPSITZ THE POSSESSIVE INVESTMENT IN WHITENESS PDF

In this unflinching look at white supremacy, George Lipsitz argues that racism is a matter of interests as well as attitudes, a problem of property as well as. Author note: George Lipsitz is Professor of Ethnic Studies at UC, San Diego, and and material rewards that accrue to “the possessive investment in whiteness. In this unflinching look at white supremacy, George Lipsitz argues that racism is a matter of interests as well as attitudes, a problem of property.

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Understanding the migrant caravan Subscribe to The Current. Not invsstment gives in, not everyone gives up, not everyone knuckles under. Inheritance Wealth and Health. This revised and expanded edition also includes an essay about the impact of Hurricane Katrina on working class Blacks in New Orleans, whose perpetual struggle for dignity and self determination has been obscured by the city’s image as a tourist party town.

Beyond the Black-White Binary In this 20 th anniversary edition, published by Temple University Press, Lipsitz offers, in addition to updated statistics, analyses of defining issues and events, including the nature of anti-immigrant mobilizations; police assaults on Black women; the killings of Investmenr Martin, Michael Brown, Freddie Gray and others; the legacy of the Obama administration and the emergence of President Donald Trump; the Charlottesville mob action and killing of protester Heather Heyer and other hate crimes; and the ways in which white fragility, fear — and failure — are driving a new ethno-nationalism.

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Civil Rights Laws and White Privilege. In The Possessive Investment in Whiteness: Above and beyond personal prejudice, whiteness is a structured advantage that produces unfair gains and unearned rewards for whites while imposing impediments to asset accumulation, employment, housing, and health care for minorities.

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Skip to main content. Anthology of Latino speculative Lipsitz delineates the weaknesses embedded in civil rights laws, the racial dimensions of economic restructuring and deindustrialization, and the effects of environmental racism, job discrimination and school segregation.

Nielsen Book Data Publisher’s Summary In this unflinching look at white supremacy, George Lipsitz argues that racism is a matter of interests as well as attitudes, a problem of property as well as pigment.

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George Lipsitz: The Possessive Investment in Whiteness

Beyond Identity Politics– 8. Few works on whiteness discuss past and present together with such subtlety, care and passion. Lipsitz delineates the weaknesses embedded in civil rights laws, the racial dimensions of economic restructuring and deindustrialization, and the effects of environmental racism, job discrimination and school segregation. As Lipsitz points out, however, the education inequality, wealth gap, health gap and employment discrimination that linger long after — and despite — the Civil Rights Act and other legislation outlawing legal discrimination — paint a picture that in still looks bleak.

Temple University Press, Remembering Robert Johnson– 7. People fight with the tools they have in the arenas that are open to them, said Lipsitz.

‘The Possessive Investment in Whiteness’

College of Engineering Dean Rod References to this book Race in the Schoolyard: This revised and expanded edition includes an essay inveestment the impact of Hurricane Katrina on working class Blacks in New Orleans, whose perpetual struggle for dignity and self determination has been obscured by the city’s image as a tourist party town.

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Above and beyond personal lipsitzz, whiteness is a structured advantage that produces unfair gains and unearned rewards for whites while imposing impediments to asset accumulation, employment, housing, and health care for minorities. Much of social media reflects the meanness, the mendacity the callousness and the cruelty of the broader society.

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Praise for the First Edition: George Lipsitz No preview available – My job, first of all, was to update the facts and figures to point to the fact that violent incidents like Dylann Roof walking into a church in Charleston and gunning down nine people is only the tip of the iceberg. Don’t have an account? He also analyzes the centrality of whiteness to U.

Perhaps most important, he identifies the sustained and perceptive critique of white privilege embedded in the art and politics of the radical black li;sitz.

My library Help Advanced Book Search. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Possesdive takes a variety of angles on the workings of whiteness Immigrant Labor and Identity Politics– 4. Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index. Wednesday, September 12, – SearchWorks Catalog Stanford Libraries. Race in the Schoolyard: The Possessive Investment in Whiteness 2.