Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Getting Smart about Race: An American Conversation” as Want to Read:
Getting Smart about Race: An American Conversation
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Getting Smart about Race: An American Conversation

it was amazing 5.00  ·  Rating details ·  2 ratings  ·  1 review
Racial tension in America has become a recurring topic of conversation in politics, the media, and everyday life. There are numerous explanations as to why this has become a predominant subject in today's news and who is to blame. As Americans prepare once again to cast their Presidential ballots, it's more important than ever to have a smart and thoughtful conversation ...more
ebook, 200 pages
Published February 4th 2020 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Getting Smart about Race, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Getting Smart about Race

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-5
it was amazing Average rating 5.00  · 
Rating details
 ·  2 ratings  ·  1 review


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Getting Smart about Race: An American Conversation
Elizabeth  Higginbotham
Feb 22, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Getting Smart about Race by Margaret L. Andersen is a solid book that distills much of the recent scholarship into an introduction to a huge and complex topic. How we talk about race has changed in the last 50 years, so that readers need to know the language and the concepts. Thinking about race as a social construction can be hard if you learned to think about it as a biological fact.

Andersen does a great job at talking with the reader, broaching complex topics that get beyond individual
...more
Margaret
rated it it was amazing
Jan 17, 2020
Mary Anne Truscello
is currently reading it
Feb 24, 2020
Melissa Newby
marked it as to-read
Feb 03, 2020
BlackOxford
marked it as to-read
Feb 23, 2020
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

News & Interviews

As dedicated readers already know, some of the best and most innovative stories on the shelves come from the constantly evolving realm of young ...
27 likes · 2 comments