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Yet a Stranger: Why Black Americans Still Don't Feel at Home

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In a provocative examination of the state of race relations today, Deborah Mathis provides personal and sociological perspective on what it feels like for African Americans who continue to be segregated spiritually and emotionally from the rest of the country. Mathis airs mutual fears and suppositions and shines a spotlight on how far we still have to go before black ...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published June 27th 2009 by Warner Books (first published June 2002)
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Carolyn
May 21, 2014 Carolyn rated it really liked it
There is a quote that states that sometimes 'I feel like an unwanted guest in my own life'...well Ms. Mathis discusses how people of African descent with an legacy of slavery in this country feel like unwanted guests in their home which is America.

She examines the economical, political, social and ethnic barriers that must be navigated in this country in order to become acceptable to mainstream society. Many of those barriers were intact as recently as 30 yrs. ago. The never ending process of se
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