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The Resource Multicultural girlhood : racism, sexuality, and the conflicted spaces of American education, Mary E. Thomas

Multicultural girlhood : racism, sexuality, and the conflicted spaces of American education, Mary E. Thomas

Label
Multicultural girlhood : racism, sexuality, and the conflicted spaces of American education
Title
Multicultural girlhood
Title remainder
racism, sexuality, and the conflicted spaces of American education
Statement of responsibility
Mary E. Thomas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
High school turf wars are often a teenage rite of passage, but there are extremes-as when a race riot at a Los Angeles campus in the spring of 2005 resulted in a police lockdown. In her fascinating book, Multicultural Girlhood, Mary Thomas interviewed 26 Latina, Armenian, Filipina, African-American, and Anglo girls at this high school to gauge their responses to the campus violence. They all denounced the outbreak, calling for multicultural understanding and peaceful coexistence. However, as much as the girls want everyone to just "get along," they also exhibit strong racist beliefs and validate
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomas, Mary E.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Minority teenagers
  • Multiculturalism
  • Racism
  • Social interaction in adolescence
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Minority teenagers
  • Multiculturalism
  • Racism
  • Social interaction in adolescence
  • Teenage girls
  • United States
Label
Multicultural girlhood : racism, sexuality, and the conflicted spaces of American education, Mary E. Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Banal multiculturalism and its opaque racisms : new racial ideals and the limits of "getting along" -- The sexual attraction of racism : the latent desires of "boys are stupid" -- The pain of segregation : school territoriality, racial embodiment, and paranoid geographies -- Geographies of migrant girlhood: families and racialization -- What girls want at school : surveillance, care, and a predictable space -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn763161177
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439907337
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
  • 9786613286536
  • ebc781371
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1400x8z
  • 272d5594-abfa-4fa3-bc4c-5ee6d34ffa67
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763161177
Label
Multicultural girlhood : racism, sexuality, and the conflicted spaces of American education, Mary E. Thomas
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Banal multiculturalism and its opaque racisms : new racial ideals and the limits of "getting along" -- The sexual attraction of racism : the latent desires of "boys are stupid" -- The pain of segregation : school territoriality, racial embodiment, and paranoid geographies -- Geographies of migrant girlhood: families and racialization -- What girls want at school : surveillance, care, and a predictable space -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn763161177
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439907337
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
  • 9786613286536
  • ebc781371
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1400x8z
  • 272d5594-abfa-4fa3-bc4c-5ee6d34ffa67
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763161177

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