In a detailed essay define and explain racism. What makes racism unique and distinct in comparison to discrimination and prejudice? Conclude by discussing why any definition/explanation of racism is contingent upon a concept of race. Make sure to utilize textual evidence to support your conclusions
Paper requirements: 2-3 pages, citations and works cited list are required.
Thursday, March 28, 2019 before 1045am.
Sources to use
Bonilla-Silva, E. “What is Racism? The Racialized Social Systems Framework,” in White Supremacy & Racism in the Post-Civil Rights Era. Boulder: Rienner, 2001.
Bernasconi, R. “Who Invented the Concept of Race.” In Theories of Race and Racism: A Reader edited by Les Back & John Solomos, 83-103. London: Routledge, 2009.
Diop, C. A. “Prehistory: Race and History – Origin of Humanity and Racial Differentiation.” In Civilization or Barbarism: An Authentic Anthropology, 11-23. Brooklyn: Lawrence-Hill Books, 1991.