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Author Smith, Mark M. (Mark Michael), 1968-

Title How race is made : slavery, segregation, and the senses / Mark M. Smith.

Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2006.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  E185.61 .S648 2006    Available  ---
Description 200 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-190) and index.
Contents Introduction : making sense of race -- Learning to make sense -- Fooling senses, calming crisis -- Senses reconstructed, nonsense redeemed -- Finding Homer Plessy, fixing race -- The Black mind of the South -- The Brown concertina.
Subject Racism -- Southern States -- History.
Southern States -- Race relations -- History.
African Americans -- Segregation.
African Americans -- History -- 1877-1964.
Senses and sensation -- Southern States -- History.
Stereotypes (Social psychology) -- Southern States -- History.
ISBN 080783002X (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard No. 9780807830024