3 edition of Racism is a myth found in the catalog.
Racism is a myth
Will H. Richey
Includes bibliographical references (p. 67).
|Statement||Willie H. Richey.|
|LC Classifications||E185.625 .R524 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 67 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||67|
|LC Control Number||96197006|
Ironically, the myth that racism is not a serious problem grew out of the success of the civil rights movement, notably the civil rights laws of the s. Believers in the myth, many of whom opposed those laws at the time, now claim those laws successfully legislated racism out of existence. Racism is the belief that groups of humans possess different behavioral traits corresponding to physical appearance, and can be divided based on the superiority of one race over another. It may also mean prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed against other people because they are of .
The Myth of Race traces the origins of modern racist ideology to the Spanish Inquisition, revealing how sixteenth-century theories of racial degeneration became a crucial justification for Western imperialism and slavery. In the nineteenth century, these theories fused with Darwinism to produce the highly influential and pernicious eugenics. Racism and the Myth of a "Victim Mentality" If racism is a problem–and research makes clear that it is–then there is no responsible path forward but to discuss it, to call it out, and to address it directly. To ignore it, or minimize its importance will not make it go away, will not smooth the path for any person of color confronting it.
Shattering the Myth of Racism: Volume I A free Internet book: researched, written and published by Matthew T. Nuenke racism if racism is merely intolerance of those not like you. In essence, to be an anti-racist is to will also call this book just more racism. But unlike Jews, they have very little real influence, and in addition, there. The actual issue we should discuss is prejudice Sinful man determines superiority by differences. Sinful man, and unfortunately many Christians also, remain mired in the myth of races and thus are trapped by the concept of racism.
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