The creolizing subject

race, reason, and the politics of purity by Michael J. Monahan

Publisher: Fordham University Press in New York

Written in English
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  • Race relations,
  • Philosophy,
  • Racism,
  • Race

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMichael J. Monahan
SeriesJust ideas
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT1523 .M63 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24808755M
ISBN 109780823234493, 9780823234509
LC Control Number2011005357

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