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Author Russell-Cole, Kathy.
Title The color complex : the politics of skin color in a new millennium / Kathy Russell-Cole, Midge Wilson, and Ronald E. Hall.
Published New York : Anchor Books, c2013.
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 Floor2  E185.625 .R78 2013    DUE 02-28-17
Edition Rev. ed.
Description xvi, 287 p. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-269) and index.
Contents The emergence of modern colorism in the Americas -- The global rise of colorism -- The tiers of color prejudice in America -- The color of identity -- Hair stories : politics of the straight and nappy -- Families and friends : drawing the color lines -- The match game : colorism and courtship -- The (in)justice of color : politics, policies, and perceptions -- The narrative of skin color : stories in black and light -- #teamlightskinned : color and the media.
Subject African Americans -- Race identity.
African Americans -- Color -- Social aspects.
Related Names Wilson, Midge.
Hall, Ronald E.
ISBN 030774423X
OCLC number 798809804