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Race Policy and Multiracial Americans

Kathleen Odell Korgen


Race Policy and Multiracial Americans is the first book to look at the impact of multiracial people on race policies, where race policies lag behind the growing numbers of multiracial people in our society, and how race policies can be used to promote racial justice for multiracial Americans. Using a critical mixed race perspective that challenges the prevailing color-blind ideology, this text covers such questions as: What policies aimed at combating racial discrimination should cover multiracial Americans? Should all (or some) multiracial Americans benefit from affirmative action programs? H ... More

Keywords: race policy, multiracial americans, racial hierarchy, affirmative action, race and health, racial discrimination, color blind ideology, racial identity

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9781447316459
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2017 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447316459.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Kathleen Odell Korgen, editor
William Paterson University

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