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Title The possessive investment in Whiteness : how White people profit from identity politics / George Lipsitz.
Edition Twentieth anniversary edition.

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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The changing same : introduction to the twentieth anniversary edition -- Bill Moore's body -- The possessive investment in whiteness -- Law and order : civil rights laws and white privilege -- Immigrant labor and identity politics -- Whiteness and war -- How whiteness works : inheritance, wealth, and health -- White fragility, white failure, white fear -- A pigment of the imagination -- White desire : remembering Robert Johnson -- Lean on me : beyond identity politics -- Finding families of resemblance : 'Frantic to join . . . the Japanese army'" -- California : the Mmississippi of the 1990s -- Change the focus and reverse the hypnosis : learning from New Orleans -- White lives, white lies.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on July 23, 2018).
Subject Racism -- United States.
Prejudices -- United States.
Identity politics -- United States.
White people -- Race identity -- United States.
United States -- Race relations.
United States -- Social policy -- 1993-
Since 1993
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
Changed To Revision of (manifestation): Lipsitz, George. Possessive investment in whiteness. Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1998
Related To Print version: Lipsitz, George, author. Possessive investment in whiteness Twentieth anniversary edition. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Temple University Press, 2018 9781439916384 (DLC) 2017056015
ISBN 9781439916407 electronic book
9781439916384 hardcover alkaline paper
OCLC # EBC5425334
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