The Racial Middle : Latinos and Asian Americans Living Beyond the Racial Divide.

The divide over race is usually framed as one over Black and White. Sociologist Eileen O'Brien is interested in that middle terrain, what sits in the ever-increasing gray area she dubbed the racial middle. The Racial Middle, tells the story of the other racial and ethnic groups in America, main...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: O'Brien, Eileen
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York : NYU Press, 2008.
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Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments; The Panethnic Racial Middle; The Meanings of Race and Ethnicity from the Racial Middle (with Catherine Estevez); Reshaping Racist Ideology from the Middle; Interracial Border Crossing: Commonalities and Diversions in the Racial Middle; "No racism, only that one time ... ": Clinging to the American Dream, Despite Exclusion; Progressives: Seeing Race through Multiple Lenses; The Potential of the Racial Middle; Appendix A: Interview Guide; Appendix B: Respondent Information; Notes; Index; About the Author.