The Resource How racism harms white Americans, (online streaming)

How racism harms white Americans, (online streaming)

Label
How racism harms white Americans
Title
How racism harms white Americans
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Distinguished historian John H. Bracey Jr. offers a provocative analysis of the devastating economic, political, and social effects of racism on white Americans. In a departure from analyses of racism that have focused primarily on white power and privilege, Bracey trains his focus on the high price that white people, especially working class whites, have paid for more than two centuries of divisive race-based policies and attitudes. Whether he's discussing the pivotal role slavery played in the war for independence, the two million white Americans who died in a civil war fought over the question of slavery, or how business owners took advantage of the segregation of America's first labor unions and used low-wage, non-unionized black workers to undercut the bargaining power of white workers, Bracey's central point is that failing to acknowledge the centrality of race, and racism, to the American project not only minimizes the suffering of black people, but also blinds us to how white people have been harmed as well
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Cataloging source
MaNoMEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Media Education Foundation in 2013
Intended audience
  • Grade 9+
  • Higher education
PerformerNote
Featuring John H. Bracey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bracey, John H
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
44
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Race relations
  • Racism
Technique
live action
Label
How racism harms white Americans, (online streaming)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1084802
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 52 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Publisher number
1084802
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897769913
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
How racism harms white Americans, (online streaming)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1084802
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 52 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Publisher number
1084802
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897769913
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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