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Black Men and the Choice of Masculinity
, 24 June
An Interview with Thomas Chatterton Williams
The Colour of Law
, 26 November 2018
About: M. Möschel et H. Bentouhami (dir.), Critical Race Theory: une...
Medicine of the Black Body
, 18 October 2018
About: Rana A. Hogarth, Medicalizing Blackness: Making Racial Difference in...
The Long March for Equality
, 30 August 2018
Few histories of the African American fight for equality manage to shed...
Gender Boundaries, Race Boundaries
, 19 July 2018
In his incisive, concise and stimulating book, the sociologist Rogers...
, 15 May 2017
On the protests in South African universities
The Birth of ’Race’
, 6 April 2017
Retracing the genealogy of the idea of human ‘races’, Claude-Olivier Doron...
A New Race Paradigm?
, 13 July 2015
In recent years there has been an increase in the number of studies by...
Race and Republicanism
, 23 February 2015
Though race is socially constructed, it nonetheless really exists:...
My Crystal Ball is Cloudy: The Historian as Public Intellectual
, 13 November 2014
An Interview with Thomas J. Sugrue
The “science of man”
, 1 September 2014
Winner of the 2013 David Pinkney Book Prize, Alice L. Conklin’s most recent...
Exploiting the Urban Poor
, 18 February 2013
Eviction and Imprisonment of Afro-American Inner-city Dwellers
Malcolm X and the Search for the Universality of Blackness
, 13 December 2012
The recent biography of Malcolm X provides us with a compelling...
Comparing Race and Caste?
, 25 May 2012
Revisiting Louis Dumont’s Sociology of India
, 10 May 2012
Obama cannot fully inscribe himself in a traditional vision of African...
Gangs of Paris or Thereabout
, 31 January 2012
Youth gangs are often discussed but rarely investigated. In an ethnographic...
The Fall of the House of Obama?
, 30 December 2011
Is there still room for hope at the White House?
Race and Health in Post Civil Rights America
, 1 September 2011
Interview with Alondra Nelson
Culture of poverty and Social Resilience
, 20 May 2011
An interview with Michele Lamont
The Racial Foundations of American Psychiatry
, 28 February 2011
In the United States starting in the 1950s, schizophrenia ceased being a...
The Construction of Racial Identity in the United States
, 17 December 2010
The history of the American census is also that of the institutionalization...
Color Blindness and Racial Politics in the Era of Obama
Andrew J. Diamond
, 8 December 2010
At a time when a supposedly “post-racial” America is becoming increasingly...
A redrawing of the Red/Blue map in November 2010?
, 22 October 2010
Five questions to Andrew Gelman about the coming midterm elections
Red Ribbon and Black Silence
, 2 October 2008
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