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White ignorance and complicit responsibility : transforming collective harm beyond the punishment paradigm / Eva Boodman.

Author/creator Boodman, Eva author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2022]
Descriptionix, 157 pages ; 24 cm.
Subject(s)
Series Philosophy of race
Philosophy of race. ^A1343997
Contents Introduction: The contradictions and possibilities of white ignorance -- White ignorance is structural -- Declarations and absolutions : moral paradoxes of white ignorance -- Punitive whiteness : affective economies of white guilt and shame -- Complicit responsibility and transformative whiteness -- Conclusion: Against white success.
Abstract "White Ignorance and Complicit Responsibility addresses the problem of white denial. Rejecting punitive moralities that reproduce white innocence and encourage absolution, Eva Boodman makes the case for a transformative whiteness that dismantles the moral, racial, political, and affective constructs that keep racial capitalism in place"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Issued in other formOnline version: Boodman, Eva. White ignorance and complicit responsibility. Lanham : Lexington Books, [2021] 9781793639028
LCCN 2021044201
ISBN9781793639011 hardcover
ISBN1793639019 hardcover
ISBNelectronic book

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