Color Matters

Skin Tone Bias and the Myth of a Postracial America
Norwood, Kimberly Jade
Date published: 
November 2013

In the United States, as in many parts of the world, people are discriminated against based on the color of their skin. In Color Matters , Kimberly Jade Norwood has collected the most up-to-date research on this insidious form of discrimination, including perspectives from the disciplines of history, law, sociology, and psychology. Sure to be an eye-opening collection for anyone curious about how race and color continue to affect society, Color Matters provides students of race in America with wide-ranging overview of a crucial topic.