has been shown to influence one's self-esteem, quality of life, emotional well-being, and feelings toward education (Cokley, 2007; Sue & Sue, 2008).
African Americans who reported greater relevance of racial identity
perceived more racism, while European Americans who reported greater relevance of racial identity
perceived less racism.
Similar to the absence of a formal and reliable counting system to capture the prevalence of transracial adoptions, theories about racial identity
development for transracially adopted people have not captured the whole of the adopted person's experience.
Emira Woods of the IPS Foreign Policy in Focus Board will moderate a panel on the issues of racial identity
, racism and racial discrimination in Cuba today and what's at stake with panelist Esteban Morales (Center for the Study of U.
In the archeological approach, an essentialist notion of racial identity
A positive White racial identity
and awareness of White privilege are necessary to dismantle racism on predominantly White college campuses.
The problem is that One Drop is actually at least five books--her father's story, her own story, her family's story, the story of 'passing' and the story of racial identity
in the United States--and its author doesn't do a very good job of weaving them together into a seamless, coherent narrative.
This work can be read on a number of levels--a study of racial identity
mobilization, a history of the New Left, a narrative of indigenous leadership development, or a testimony to the dramatic potency of radical analyses of societal inequities.
A manifesto from a turbulent decade, Police exposes the politics of anti-black racial identity
by undercutting the literary traditions upon which such identity has been predicated.
For African American children--even middle- and upper-income students with well-educated parents--[schools don't] provide the positive sense of self and racial identity
that is needed to counter the negative messages in society," agrees Dr.
Because racialization and the construction of gender were so intertwined for Asian American men, a brief overview of racial identity
development will follow.
But I think Sen (and Appiah, too) would find the replacement of religious identity with ethnic and racial identity
, which is fostered with a heavy hand in various parts of the curricula common in American schools, just as limiting, binding students into one standard uniform when they might prefer to wear others, or none.