The Machinery of Whiteness: Studies in the Structure of Racialization

The Machinery of Whiteness: Studies in the Structure of Racialization

By: Steve Martinot (author)Paperback

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An extensive critique of the structures of whiteness and how they produce racism in the United States

About Author

Steve Martinot is Instructor Emeritus at the Center for Interdisciplinary Programs at San Francisco State University. He is the author of The Rule of Racialization: Class, Identity, Governance and Forms in the Abyss: A Philosophical Bridge between Sartre and Derrida (both Temple). He is also the editor of two previous books, and translator of Racism by Albert Memmi. He has written extensively on the structures of racism and white supremacy in the US, as well as on corporate culture and economics, and leads seminars on these subjects in the Bay Area.


Acknowledgments Introduction 1. Motherhood and the Invention of Race 2. The Racialized State 3. A Structural Concept of Race 4. The Political Culture of Whiteness 5. The Boundaries of the United States and Immigration 6. The Dual-State Character of the United States 7. The Structures of Racialization Notes References Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781439900529
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 232
  • ID: 9781439900529
  • ISBN10: 1439900523

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