Looks at Western images of Blacks from medieval times through the colonial period to the present, and discusses the persistence of stereotypical images
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White on Black is a compelling illustrated history of the development of European and American stereotypes of black people over the last two hundred years. Reproducing a wide range of intriguing images-- from engravings and lithographs to advertisements, candy wrappings, biscuit tins, dolls, posters, and comic strips--the book raises crucial but troubling questions about caricature and parody as instruments of oppression.About the Author:
Jan Nederveen Pieterse is Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Social Studies, The Hague.
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Book Description Yale University Press, New Haven, 1992. CLOTHBOUND. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. 4to 11" - 13" tall; A new, unopened and unread copy without the dustjacket. Bookseller Inventory # 3240
Book Description Yale University Press, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110300050208
Book Description YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1992. Rústica. Book Condition: Nuevo. Dust Jacket Condition: Nuevo. 1. LIBRO. Bookseller Inventory # 440566