TITLE

Remembering the Gift: W.E.B. Du Bois on the Unconscious and Economic Operations of Racism

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Shannon
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society;Spring2003, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p205
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the shift in W. E. B. Du Bois' ideas about the unconscious and economic operations of racism as implicated in the "The Gift of Black Folk." Shift in Du Bois' thought concerning the motivations for and strategies against white racism; Problem of unconscious white resistance to recognizing white racism and white privilege; Comments on Du Bois' use of the term unconscious habit.
ACCESSION #
10881018

 

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