Joel Kovel White Racism: A Psychohistory

ISBN 13: 9780231057967

White Racism: A Psychohistory

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Probes the deep psychological and historical embedments of racism in Western civilization and provides a pessimistic view of future reform

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Kovel's book is a mind-blower, a serious attempt to grapple with racism simultaneously on historical and psychological levels, incorporating a concise and readable history of the specific human relation called 'white racism' by a perceptive culling of many different sources. (Telos)

A brilliant book, admirably and provocatively written....Books on 'race' are legion, but they are seldom as original and interesting as Joel Kovel's book....very much worth reading for the many insights it provides into the depths of a profound human tragedy. (Ashley Montagu)

A singularly impressive and well written book. (The New York Times)

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ISBN 10:  0231057970 ISBN 13:  9780231057974
Publisher: Columbia University Press, 1984
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