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Politics and Social Justice

Keepin' It Real

Author
First Name: 
Prudence L.
Last Name: 
Carter
Subtitle: 
School Success Beyond Black and White
Publish City: 
Oxford, England
Publish Company: 
Oxford University Press
ISSN/ISBN: 
2147483647
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2005

Keepin' It Real refutes the facile, convenient assumptions that minority students reject certain practices, such as excelling in school, and this thier own mobility, because they fear that peers will accuse them of forsaking their own racial and ethnic identities.

Pages: 
219
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Keepin-Real-Transgressing-Boundaries-Communities/dp/0195325230/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1278610088&sr=1-1
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2


Teaching to Transgress

Author
First Name: 
bell
Last Name: 
hooks
Subtitle: 
Education as the Practice of Freedom
Publish City: 
New York
Publish Company: 
Routledge
ISSN/ISBN: 
415908086
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
1994

In Teaching to Transgress, bell hooks -writer, teacher, and insurgent black intellectual-writes about a new kind of education, education as a practice of freedom. Teaching students to "transgress" against racial, sexual, and class boundaries in order to achieve the gift of freedom is, for hooks, the teacher's most important goal.

Pages: 
216
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Teaching-Transgress-Education-Practice-Freedom/dp/0415908086/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1278609474&sr=1-1
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2


PInochet's Last Stand

Author
First Name: 
Richard
Last Name: 
Curson Smith
Subtitle: 
A former dictator held captive by his past.
Publish Company: 
HBO
ISSN/ISBN: 
783154437
Language: 
English, French, Spanish
Medium: 
Video
Year: 
2006

Emmy Award-Winning actor Derek jacobi stars in the HBO Film Pinochet's Last Stand.

Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Pinochets-Last-Stand-Peter-Capaldi/dp/B000ZU98GW/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=dvd&qid=1278438398&sr=1-1
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1


Walkout

Author
First Name: 
Edward James
Last Name: 
Olmos
Collaborators: 
Alexa Vega
Subtitle: 
All it takes is the courage to step out.
Publish Company: 
Home Box Office
ISSN/ISBN: 
0
Language: 
English, French, Spanish
Medium: 
Video
Year: 
2006

From the producers of Selena and directed by award-winning actor Edward James Olmos comes a stirring true story of courage and justice. The year is 1968, the height of the national civil-rights movement. Paula Crisostomo (Alexa Vega, Spy Kids) is an idealistic honor student who refuses to "play it safe" in a school system that discriminates against Mexican-Americans.

Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Walkout-Alexa-Vega/dp/B000KJU15U/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=dvd&qid=1278435254&sr=8-1
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1


It Takes A Nation of Millions To Hold Us Back

Author
First Name: 
Christopher R.
Last Name: 
Weingarten
Collaborators: 
33 1/3
Publish City: 
New York
Publish Company: 
Continuum International Publishing Group Inc.
ISSN/ISBN: 
2147483647
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2010

Christopher R. Weingarten provides a thrilling account of how the Bomb Squad produced such a singular-soundingrecord: engineering, sampling, scratching, constructing, deconstructing, reconstructing - even occasionally stomping on vinyl that sounded too clean.

Pages: 
152
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Public-Enemys-Takes-Nation-Millions/dp/0826429130/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1277479550&sr=1-1
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Nommo (2/2001)

Author
First Name: 
Terelle
Last Name: 
Jerricks
Subtitle: 
The African People's Magazine at UCLA
Publish City: 
Los Angeles
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2001
Volume: 
32
Pages: 
35
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1


The Source No. 162 (03/2003)

Author
First Name: 
Kim
Last Name: 
Osorio
Publish City: 
New York
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Month: 
March
Year: 
2003
Number: 
162
Pages: 
210
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1


Counting Headz

Author
First Name: 
Vusi
Last Name: 
Magubane
Collaborators: 
Erin Offer
Subtitle: 
South Africa's Sistaz In Hip Hop
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2005

South Africa

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Ethnicity, Inc.

Author
First Name: 
John
Last Name: 
Comaroff
Collaborators: 
Jean Comaroff
Subtitle: 
The Zulu Kingdom Awaits You
Publish City: 
Chicago, IL
Publish Company: 
University of Chicago Press
ISSN/ISBN: 
226114724
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2009

In Ethnicity, Inc., John L. and Jean Comaroff explore a range of intriguing, disturbing, even absurd phenomena to analyze a new moment in the history of human identity: its rampant commodification.

Pages: 
236
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Ethnicity-Chicago-Studies-Practices-Meaning/dp/0226114724/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1253888929&sr=8-1
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Daniel's RIde

Author
First Name: 
Michael
Last Name: 
Perry
Collaborators: 
Lee Ballard
Publish City: 
San Francisco
Publish Company: 
Free Will Press
ISSN/ISBN: 
867196416
Language: 
English/Spanish
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2001

A small Latino boy goes for a ride in big brother Hector's '63 Impala convertible "complete with spider hydraulics and gold wire wheels." Daniel snaps his fingers to the loud boom-boom of the radio, loves the look and even the smell of the car, and when he's spotted his peers as he zooms by, he knows he's "gonna be the coolest kid in school." But-big brother has a bigger plan i

Pages: 
32
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Daniels-Ride-El-Paseo-Daniel/dp/0867196416/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1253122841&sr=8-1
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