Blending cultural studies and political analysis, this interdisciplinary text both illuminates and moves forward debates over 'race' and its meanings in contemporary society and in educational and social policy.
PART ONE: ANTIRACISM: POSSIBILITIES AND LIMITS
Changing the Subject? Racism, Culture and Education
The End of Antiracism
`It's racism what dunnit'
Caroline Knowles and Sharmila Mercer
Feminism and Antiracism
Difference, Diversity and Differentiation
PART TWO: `US' AND `THEM'
The Beginnings of English Literary Study in British India
Sander L Gilman
Black Bodies, White Bodies
Claire Pajaczkowska and Lola Young
Racism, Representation, Psychoanalysis
The Fact of Blackness
PART THREE: COMMUNITY AND DIASPORA
Robert A Young
Colonialism and Humanism
British Asian Muslims and the Rushdie Affair
Fundamentalism, Multi-Culturalism and Women in Britain