- Review Matthew Desmond and Mustafa Emirbayer (2016), Ch. 2 (‘The Invention of Race’): ‘Manifest Destiny’; ‘Immigration from Asia and Europe’; Racial Discourses of Modernity’; ‘America’s Racial Profile Today’; ‘We, the Past’. keywords:colonialism; eugenics; manifest destiny (2016:70); modernity.
We barely touched on the chapter during our class discussion yesterday. So let’s make sure we dig into it this time. We’ll focus on the section entitled ‘Racial Discourses of Modernity’.
- Q&A: TBA
- Reading Notes for Next Time
For Next Time