Sister citizen : shame, stereotypes, and Black women in America / Melissa V. Harris-Perry.

Jezebel's sexual lasciviousness, Mammy's devotion, and Sapphire's outspoken anger -- these are among the most persistent stereotypes that black women encounter in contemporary American life. Hurtful and dishonest, such representations force African American women to navigate a virtual...

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Main Author: Harris-Perry, Melissa V. 1973-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2011.
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Call Number: E185.86 .H375 2011
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