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Shades of Difference: Why Skin Color Matters

Title

Shades of Difference: Why Skin Color Matters

Publisher

Stanford University Press

Pages

299 pages

Publication Year

2009

ISBN

9780804759984

Genre

nonfiction

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; Multiracial; Interracial; Race discrimination; two races; skin color; multiple races; mixed races; racism; prejudice

Annotation

Shades of Difference examines the significance of skin color in different societies around the world and its effects on relations between and within racial groups.

Grade Level

Adult

Family Formation

multi-generational

Main Character

multiple

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Keywords

race; skin color; colorism

Item Type

Nonfiction

Format

full length

Shades of Difference: Why Skin Color Matters

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