Racialization


Racialization

Racialization refers to processes of the discursive production of racial identities. It signifies the extension of racial meanings to a previously racially unclassified relationship, social practice, or group.Omi & Winant 1986.]
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author =Omi, Michael & Howard Winant
year =1986
title =Racial formation in the United States : from the 1960s to the 1980s
publisher =Routledge & Kegan Paul
isbn =0710209703

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