Race and society

Patel, TG ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2578-3393 2016, Race and society , Sage, London.

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Race and Society is a thoughtful and critically engaging exploration of some of the key issues around race and racialisation, which have arisen in what is considered to be a highly diverse and complex society.

With a progressive approach emphasising the social construction of race issues within a post-racial era, moving away from essentialist and polarized explanations of raced interaction, Tina Patel:
- Introduces the main concepts and key theories, including their post-developments.
- Focuses on the processes and impact of racial categorisation in contemporary society.
- Highlights the intersectional and multifaceted nature of race and related conceptualizations.
- Illustrates how race has morphed into newer forms of categorizations.
- Is packed with topical examples and international case studies to engage students, along with chapter summaries, study questions and further reading. Race and Society is a highly readable and thought-provoking guide to the study of race and racialisation processes for students of sociology, criminology and related disciplines.

Item Type: Book
Schools: Schools > School of Health and Society > Centre for Applied Research in Health, Welfare and Policy
Publisher: Sage
ISBN: 9781446287392
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Funders: Sage Publications
Depositing User: Dr Tina G. Patel
Date Deposited: 19 May 2016 12:21
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 23:28
URI: https://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/38994

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