Racial Inequality

Some articles on racial, inequality, racial inequality:

Social Interpretations Of Race - Case Studies in The Social Construction of Race - Race in Politics and Ethics
... During the Enlightenment, racial classifications were used to justify enslavement of those deemed to be of "inferior", non-White races, and thus supposedly best fitted for lives of toil ... Arthur Gobineau's An Essay on the Inequality of the Human Races (1853–1855) was one of the milestones in the new racist discourse, along with Vacher de ... boundaries should mirror these supposed racial ones ...
Women In Brazil - Racial Inequality
... There are serious and controversial issues about differences in the situation of women with different races and ethnicities in Brazil ... As a whole, black and Amerindian women enjoy considerably less quality of life than white women, but this reflects the general characteristics of the social and economic gap that has separated social classes in Brazil for centuries, thus not indicating any specific problem about gender and women's rights ...
Transformative Asset - Writings
... Black Wealth/White Wealth investigates racial inequality in the United States, however, what sets Black Wealth/White Wealth apart from the numerous other ... Great Divides Readings in Social Inequality in the United States is a textbook on American social inequality compiled by Thomas Shapiro with contributions from classical and ... and unlike existing readers on social inequality, Shapiro seeks to meld older, more famous texts (from authors such as Max Weber and W ...
Public Sociology Today
... of society, sociology must define, promote and inform public debate about deepening class and racial inequalities, new gender regimes, environmental degradation ... over issues such as class and gender disparities and global inequality ... in the increased presence and participation of racial minorities and women ...

Famous quotes containing the words inequality and/or racial:

    Nature is unfair? So much the better, inequality is the only bearable thing, the monotony of equality can only lead us to boredom.
    Francis Picabia (1878–1953)

    Human beings will be happier—not when they cure cancer or get to Mars or eliminate racial prejudice or flush Lake Erie but when they find ways to inhabit primitive communities again. That’s my utopia.
    Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (b. 1922)