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The Matrix Reader: Examining the Dynamics of Oppression and Privilege

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Written by four authors from different disciplinary backgrounds, this reader promotes a commitment to an intersectional approach to teaching race, class, gender and sexuality. Unlike most books of its kind, it highlights the duality of privilege and oppression and the effects that race, gender, and sexuality have on our lives. This reader includes poems, reflective literar ...more
Paperback, 649 pages
Published March 13th 2008 by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
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C.H.E. Sadaphal
Sep 05, 2014 C.H.E. Sadaphal rated it liked it
The bottom line: Valuable information, perhaps with an ideological sway, at a very steep price.

In short, The Matrix Reader offers a wealth of insight on the intersection of race, sexuality, gender, class, and diversity, but I do not believe the book warrants a price of nearly $100. The text is a diverse collection of thoughts and ideas (e.g., essays, research papers, poetry, and data tables) from a multitude of sources.

Reader is not a linear book. Instead ... http://www.chesadaphal.com/the-matri
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