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Shades of Difference: Why Skin Color Matters

Title

Shades of Difference: Why Skin Color Matters

Publisher

Stanford University Press

Publication Year

2009

ISBN

9780804759984

Pages

299 pages

Genre

nonfiction

Format

full length

Item Type

Nonfiction

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

Topic

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

Main Character

multiple

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Family Formation

multi-generational

Keywords

race; skin color; colorism

Diversity Impact

direct

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