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Title:
Black sexual politics : African Americans, gender, and the new racism
Author:
Hill Collins, Patricia.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Routledge, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
ix, 374 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction: no turning back -- I. African Americans and the new racism -- Why black sexual politics? -- The past is ever present: recognizing the new racism -- Prisons for our bodies, closets for our minds: racism, heterosexism, and black sexuality -- II. Rethinking black gender ideology -- Get your freak on: sex, babies, and images of black femininity -- Booty call: sex, violence, and images of black masculinity -- Very necessary: redefining black gender ideology -- III. Toward a progressive black sexual politics -- Assume the position: the changing contours of sexual violence -- No storybook romance: how race and gender matter -- Why we can't wait: black sexual politics and the challenge of HIV/AIDS -- Afterword: the power of a free mind.
Electronic Access:
Table of contents http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0410/2003022841.html
ISBN:
9780415930994

9780415931007
Format :
Book