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Race Gender and the Politics of Skin Tone Margaret L Hunter

Race Gender and the Politics of Skin Tone

Margaret L Hunter

Published May 13th 2013
ISBN : 9781136074820
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160 pages
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Race, Gender, and the Politics of Skin Tone tackles the hidden yet painful issue of colorism in the African American and Mexican American communities. Beginning with a historical discussion of slavery and colonization in the Americas, the bookMoreRace, Gender, and the Politics of Skin Tone tackles the hidden yet painful issue of colorism in the African American and Mexican American communities. Beginning with a historical discussion of slavery and colonization in the Americas, the book quickly moves forward to a contemporary analysis of how skin tone continues to plague people of color today. This is the first book to explore this well-known, yet rarely discussed phenomenon.