Race in the Age of Obama

Race in the Age of Obama
Author : Donald Cunnigen
Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
Total Pages : 296
Release : 2015-05-26
ISBN 10 : 9781783509812
ISBN 13 : 1783509813
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Race in the Age of Obama Book Description:

This volume is the second part of a two volume examination of the sociological and cultural impact derivative of Barack Hussein Obama's initial election and re-election as President of the United States.

The Race Controversy in American Education [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 833
Authors: Lillian Dowdell Drakeford Ph.D.
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-28 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

In this unique two-volume work, expert scholars and practitioners examine race and racism in public education, tackling controversial educational issues such as the school-to-prison pipeline, charter schools, school funding, affirmative action, and racialized curircula. • Provides essays that are subjective and passionate yet grounded in scholarship and practical experience •
The Race Beat
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Gene Roberts, Hank Klibanoff
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-06-17 - Publisher: Vintage

An unprecedented examination of how news stories, editorials and photographs in the American press—and the journalists responsible for them—profoundly changed the nation’s thinking about civil rights in the South during the 1950s and ‘60s. Roberts and Klibanoff draw on private correspondence, notes from secret meetings, unpublished articles, and interviews to
Reading the Race
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Jamie Smith
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-13 - Publisher: VeloPress

In Reading the Race, race announcer Jamie Smith and veteran road captain Chris Horner team up to deliver a master class in bike racing strategies and tactics. Armed with strategies and tactics learned over thousands of races, cyclists and cycling fans will learn how to read a race--and see how
Manning the Race
Language: en
Pages: 463
Authors: Marlon Bryan Ross
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-06-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

Manning the Race explores how African American men have been marketed, embodied, and imaged for the purposes of racial advancement during the early decades of the twentieth century. Marlon Ross provides an intellectual history of both famous and lesser-known men who have served—controversially—as models and foils for black masculine competence.
Paul Elvstrom Explains the Racing Rules of Sailing
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Paul Elvstrom
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-23 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Written by a sailing Olympian, this has been the most-trusted reference for racing sailors around the world for over 45 years and has sold 320,000 copies in the English language alone. The unique approach devised by Paul Elvstrom offers bird's-eye views and detailed explanations of how the rules are applied