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Roots of racism, by Kelly Bakshi, MS ED ; content consultant, Dr. Eileen O'Brien

Label
Roots of racism, by Kelly Bakshi, MS ED ; content consultant, Dr. Eileen O'Brien
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-109) and index
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Roots of racism
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
975490474
Responsibility statement
by Kelly Bakshi, MS ED ; content consultant, Dr. Eileen O'Brien
Series statement
Race in America
Summary
"Everyone's daily lives are affected by race and racism in America. Roots of Racism examines the long history of the concept of race, the ways in which race has been used to divide people, and its continuing relevance in modern times. Features include essential facts, a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards."--Publisher's website
Table Of Contents
Jesse Owens busts records and myths -- Human divisions prior to race -- Colonialism, slavery, and race -- Early schools of thought on race -- Slavery in the Colonies -- Race and Native Americans -- Race and immigrants -- Fear and racism -- Why does racism persist? -- Essential facts -- Glossary
Target audience
juvenile
Is Part Of
contentconsultant
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