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What Is Race

Date: January 19 2021

Summary: Overviews on what race is as a concept

Keywords: ##zettel #race #archive


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Table of Contents

  1. How To Cite
  2. References
  3. Discussion:

Race: organizing inequalities across economic, environmental, social and political domains of human interactions [1]–[3]

THOUGHTS: I am somewhat confused by this definition of race. Perhaps ask someone for further explanation on the matter.

Whiteness: power, privilege and identity organized along white racialized ideologies and practices. [3], [4]

How To Cite

Zelko, Jacob. What Is Race. January 19 2021.


[1] J. Acker, “Inequality regimes: Gender, class, and race in organizations,” Gend. Soc., vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 441–464, 2006.

[2] A. Sriprakash and S. Walker, “Questions of Race in Education and Development,” presented at the Questions of Race in Education and Development Workshop, 2018.

[3] G. Marchais, P. Bazuzi, and A. Amani Lameke, “‘The data is gold, and we are the gold-diggers’: Whiteness, race and contemporary academic research in eastern DRC,” Critical African Studies, vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 372–394, Sep. 2020, doi: 10.1080/21681392.2020.1724806.

[4] D. van Zyl-Hermann and J. Boersema, “Introduction: The politics of whiteness in Africa,” Africa, vol. 87, no. 4, pp. 651–661, 2017.


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