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By the Color of Our Skin by Barbara Diggs-Brown and Leonard Steinhorn

By the Color of Our Skin

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    Jan 01, 2000 | 336 Pages

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Table Of Contents

Acknowledgments
Preface

Part One: Integration Illusion, Integration Reality

1. The Integration Illusion
2. A Day in the Life of Two Americas, Part I: Living, Learning, Working Apart
3. A Day in the Life of Two Americas, Part II: Praying, Playing, Entertaining Apart
4. The Motown Metaphor and the Promised Land of the 1960s

Part Two: How Did We Get Here?

5. What Keeps Us Apart?
6. Virtual Integration: How the Integration of Mass Media Undermines Integration
7. Noble Negro, Angry Black, Urban Outlaw: The Iconography of Our Racial Separation
8. The Perception Gap
9. Rhetorical Integration: The Political Exploitation of a Dream

Part Three: Where Do We Go from Here?

10. Can Integration Work?
11. Toward a More Racially Honest America

Postscript
Notes
Authors’ Interviews
Index

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