The Making of Freedom, Justice, and Democracy
In this book Feagin examines the many positive and dramatic contributions made by African Americans to this country over its long history. Almost all public and scholarly discussion of African Americans accenting their distinctive societal position, especially discussion outside black communities,...
To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge
Black Women and Everyday Racism
Studies of contemporary black women are rare and scattered, and are often extensions of a legacy beginning in the 19th century that characterized black women as domineering matriarchs, prostitutes, or welfare queens, negative characterizations that are perpetuated by both white and non-white social...
Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge
Roots, Current Realities, and Future Reparations, 3rd Edition
This third edition of Joe R. Feagin’s Racist America is significantly revised and updated, with an eye toward racism issues arising regularly in our contemporary era. This edition incorporates more than two hundred recent research studies and reports on U.S. racial issues that update and enhance...
Published January 15th 2014 by Routledge
Centuries of Racial Framing and Counter-Framing, 2nd Edition
In this book Joe Feagin extends the systemic racism framework in previous Routledge books by developing an innovative concept, the white racial frame. Now four centuries-old, this white racial frame encompasses not only the stereotyping, bigotry, and racist ideology emphasized in other theories of...
Published February 12th 2013 by Routledge
White Racial Framing and the Obama Presidency, 2nd Edition
The first edition of this book offered one of the first social science analyses of Barack Obama’s historic electoral campaigns and early presidency. In this second edition the authors extend that analysis to Obama’s service in the presidency and to his second campaign to hold that presidency....
Published December 16th 2012 by Routledge
Race, Class, and U.S. Politics
White Party, White Government examines the centuries-old impact of systemic racism on the U.S. political system. The text assesses the development by elite and other whites of a racialized capitalistic system, grounded early in slavery and land theft, and its intertwining with a distinctive...
Published February 22nd 2012 by Routledge
Whites in the Backstage and Frontstage
Two-Faced Racism examines and explains the racial attitudes and behaviours exhibited by whites in private settings. While there are many books that deal with public attitudes, behaviours, and incidences concerning race and racism (frontstage), there are few studies on the attitudes whites display...
Published April 22nd 2007 by Routledge
A Theory of Oppression
In this book, Feagin develops a theory of systemic racism to interpret the highly racialized character and development of this society. Exploring the distinctive social worlds that have been created by racial oppression over nearly four centuries and what this has meant for the people of the United...
Published January 23rd 2006 by Routledge
African-American Police Officers and Racism
From New York to Los Angeles, police departments across the country are consistently accused of racism. Although historically white police precincts have been slowly integrating over the past few decades, African-American officers still encounter racism on the job. Bolton and Feagin have...
Published March 1st 2004 by Routledge