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The Resource Acting white : the curious history of a racial slur, Ron Christie

Acting white : the curious history of a racial slur, Ron Christie

Label
Acting white : the curious history of a racial slur
Title
Acting white
Title remainder
the curious history of a racial slur
Statement of responsibility
Ron Christie
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the slanderous phrase "acting white" demonstrates the backlash against successful, well-mannered, or well-educated African Americans while tracing the history of the insult's usage from "Uncle Tom's Cabin" to Bill Cosby's controversial NAACPspeech in 2004
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christie, Ron
Dewey number
305.800973
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.625
LC item number
.C495 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Whites
  • Invective
  • Communication
  • Social interaction
  • United States
Label
Acting white : the curious history of a racial slur, Ron Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [271]-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9780312599461
Lccn
2010029259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0008912746
  • 1224414
Label
Acting white : the curious history of a racial slur, Ron Christie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [271]-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9780312599461
Lccn
2010029259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0008912746
  • 1224414

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