"Why are all the black kids sitting together in the cafeteria?": and other conversations about race

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"The classic, bestselling book on the psychology of racism-now fully revised and updated Walk into any racially mixed high school and you will see Black, White, and Latino youth clustered in their own groups. Is this self-segregation a problem to address or a coping strategy? Beverly Daniel Tatum, a renowned authority on the psychology of racism, argues that straight talk about our racial identities is essential if we are serious about enabling communication across racial and ethnic divides. These topics have only become more urgent as the national conversation about race is increasingly acrimonious. This fully revised edition is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the dynamics of race in America. "An unusually sensitive work about the racial barriers that still divide us in so many areas of life."-Jonathan Kozol"--
"Walk into any racially mixed high school and you will see Black, White, and Latino youth clustered in their own groups. Is this self-segregation a problem to address or a coping strategy we should support? How can we get past our reluctance to discuss racial issues? Beverly Daniel Tatum, a renowned authority on the psychology of racism, argues that straight talk about our racial identities is essential if we are serious about enabling communication across racial and ethnic divides. These topics have only become more urgent as the national conversation about race is increasingly acrimonious. This fully revised and updated edition is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the dynamics of race in America"--
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subject_facetAfrican American children -- Psychology
African American youth -- Psychology
African Americans -- Race identity
Communication -- Social aspects -- United States
Communication and culture -- United States
Intercultural communication -- United States
Race awareness in adolescence -- United States
United States -- Race relations
Whites -- Race identity -- United States
Whites -- United States -- Psychology
title_display"Why are all the black kids sitting together in the cafeteria?" : and other conversations about race
title_full"Why are all the black kids sitting together in the cafeteria?" : and other conversations about race / Beverly Daniel Tatum
title_short"Why are all the black kids sitting together in the cafeteria?"
title_suband other conversations about race
topic_facetAfrican American children
African American youth
African Americans
Communication
Communication and culture
Intercultural communication
Psychology
Race awareness in adolescence
Race identity
Race relations
Social aspects
Whites