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Introduction to Race and Ethnicity, 2017/18, Semester 2
Dr Yasmin Hussain
y.hussain@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

JOURNALS

The Brotherton has a range of journals, your will find many of these essential for successful completion of the module. Many of these journals are available electronically.

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USEFUL WEB ADDRESSES

This module relies on you getting the latest reports and information. The web addresses below provide a comprehensive list of links to articles, reports and other sites concerning ethnic minorities.

Government and Race 

http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20120919132719/http://www.communities.gov.uk/communities/racecohesionfaith/raceandethnicity/

BBC News Race http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/static/in_depth/uk/2002/race/what_the_survey_reveals.stm

Commission for Racial Equality now known as the Human Rights Commission

http://www.equalityhumanrights.com

Institute for Race Relations News Network

http://www.irr.org.uk

National Statistics Website for information about 2001 census, http://www.statistics.gov.uk/census2001/profiles/commentaries/ethnicity.asp

The Black Presence in Britain  

http://www.blackpresence.co.uk/

Black Information Link  

http://www.blink.org.uk/pdescription.asp?key=2443&grp=22&cat=164

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GENERAL CORE TEXTS

Ali, N, Kalra, V.S; Sayyid, S.; (2006); A postcolonial people : South Asians in Britain, Hurst, London.

Back, L. and Solomos, J. (eds.) (2000) Theories of Race and Racism: A Reader, London: Routledge.

Back, L. (1996), New Ethnicities and Urban Culture; Racisms and Multiculture in Young Lives, UCL, London.

Ballard, R. (ed.), (1994), Desh Pardesh : the South Asian presence in Britain, Hurst, London.

Blackstone, T; Parekh, B.; Sanders, P. (1998), Race relations in Britain : a developing agenda, Routledge, London.

Bloch, A. and Solomos, J. (2010) Race and ethnicity in the 21st century, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies, The empire strikes back : race and racism in 70s Britain, Routledge, London.

Garner, S. (2010) Racisms [electronic resource] : an introduction, London: Sage

Gilroy, P. (1987), There Ain’t No Black in the Union Jack, Hutchinson, London

Hiro, D. (1991), Black British white British, Grafton, London.

Husband, C (1982), Race in Britain: Continuity and Change, Hutchinson, Essex.

Law, I. (2010) Racism and ethnicity : global debates, dilemmas, directions, Harlow: Pearson.


Mason, D. (2000), Race and Ethnicity in Modern Britain, Oxford, Oxford.

Modood, T et al, (1997), Ethnic minorities in Britain : diversity and disadvantage, Policy Studies Institute, London.

Ratcliffe, P. (2004), Race, ethnicity and difference : imagining the inclusive society, Open University, London.

Solomos, J. (2003) Race and Racism in Contemporary Britain: Third Edition, Basingstoke: Palgrave

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TOPIC: INTRODUCTION TO THE COURSE & KEY CONCEPTS
RACE, EMPIRE & SLAVERY

RECOMMENDED READING

Mason, D. (2000), Race and Ethnicity in Modern Britain, Oxford, Oxford.

Modood, T et al, (1997), Ethnic minorities in Britain : diversity and disadvantage, Policy Studies Institute, London.

Ratcliffe, P. (2004), Race, ethnicity and difference : imagining the inclusive society, Open University, London.

Solomos, J. (2003) Race and Racism in Contemporary Britain: Third Edition, Basingstoke: Palgrave

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TOPIC: WHY COME TO BRITAIN?
IMMIGRATING TO BRITAIN AND SOCIAL AND POLITICAL REACTION

RECOMMENDED READING

Blackstone, T., Parekh, B. Sanders, P; (1998). Race relations in Britain : a developing agenda, Routledge, London. Chapter 1

Downing, J, Husband, C. (2005), Representing ‘Race’, Sage, London. (Chapter 1)

Fryer, P. (1984), Staying power : the history of black people in Britain chaps. 10-12.Pluto, London. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Goulbourne, H. (2002), Caribbean transnational experience, Pluto.

Husband, C (1982), Race in Britain: Continuity and Change, Hutchinson, Essex. Chapter 5 Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Mason, D. (2000), Race and Ethnicity in Modern Britain, Oxford, Oxford, chapter 3 Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Ratcliffe, P. (2004), Race, ethnicity and difference : imagining the inclusive society, Open University, London. Sage, London. Chapter 3

Solomos, J. (1989), Race and Racism in Contemporary Britain Macmillan, London, chapter 3

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TOPIC: IS BRITAIN MULTICULTURAL OR IS IT SEGREGATED?

RECOMMENDED READING

Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies, The empire strikes back : race and racism in 70s Britain, Routledge, London.

Modood, T et al. (1997), Ethnic minorities in Britain : diversity and disadvantage, Policy Studies Institute, London.

Alibhai-Brown, Y. (2001) ‘Rebranding Britain and the Weeds of Multiculturalism’ in Who do we think we are? : imagining the New Britain, Penguin, London. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

Gilroy, P. (1987), There Ain’t No Black In The Union Jack, Hutchinson, London

Hiro, D. (1991), Black British, White British, Grafton, London.

Husband, C.(1982), Race in Britain, Hutchinson, London.

Malik, K Does Multiculturalism undermine Diversity?

http://www.diversemag.co.uk/general-issues-detail/does-multiculturalism-undermine-diversity

Modood, T, Beishon, S.; Virdee, S. (1994), Changing ethnic identities, Policy Studies Institute, London.

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RACIAL VIOLENCE AND HARASSMENT

RECOMMENDED READING

Fryer, P. (1984) Staying power : the history of black people in Britain. London: Pluto.

Gordon, P., (1990), Racial violence and harassment / Paul Gordon. Edition Rev. 2nd ed. Published London : Runnymede Trust,

Hiro, D. (1991) Black British white British : a history of race relations in Britain Grafton, London.

Jonas, G., (2005) Title Freedom's sword : the NAACP and the struggle against racism in America, 1909, Routledge.

Modood, T., (1995), Racial violence and harassment , London : Policy Studies Institute, c1995.

Kundnani, Arun. The end of tolerance : racism in 21st century Britain / Arun Kundnani. London : Pluto Press, 2007.

Panikos P (1996), Racial violence in Britain in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries / edited by. Edition Rev. ed., Leicester : Leicester University Press,

Virdee, S (1995) Racial Violence and Harassment. Series: PSI research report (729). Policy Studies Institute: London.

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TOPIC: POLITICAL ACTIVISM - GLOBAL & UK

RECOMMENDED READING

Hill Collins, P. (2006), From Black power to hip hop : racism, nationalism, and feminism, Temple University Press.

Mayes, K.A. (2010), Civil Rights and Black Power: The Struggle for Black Equality in the United States 1945-1975, Routledge.  

Joseph, P.E; (2006) The Black Power movement : rethinking the civil rights-Black Power era, Routledge,

Joseph, P. E (2010), Dark days, bright nights : from Black Power to Barack Obama, BasicCivitas Books.

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TOPIC: THE WAR ON TERROR - WHAT'S GOING ON IN THE WORLD?

RECOMMENDED READING

Abbas, T. (2007) Islamic political radicalism : a European perspective, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Abbas, T. (2005) Muslim Britain : communities under pressure, London:

Rai, M. (2006) 7/7 : the London bombings, Islam and the Iraq War, London: Pluto Press.

Seidler, V. (2007) Urban fears and global terrors : citizenship, multicultures and belongings after 7/7, London: Routledge.

Smelser, N.J. (2007) The faces of terrorism : social and psychological dimensions, Princeton: Princet*on University Press, part III.

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TOPIC: SPORT

RECOMMENDED READING

Bass, A (2005), In the game : race, identity, and sports in the twentieth century, Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke.

Burdsey, D. (2007), British Asians and football : culture, identity, exclusion, Routledge

Cronin, M. Mayall, D. (1998), Sport and Ethnicity- some introductory comments, Immigrants & minorities., volume 17, issue 1.

Hylton, K. (2009), 'Race' and sport : critical race theory, Routledge.

Jarvie, G (1991) Sport, racism, and ethnicity, Falmer.

Sabo, D. Janson, S.C, Tate, D, Duncan, M C, Leggett, S. Televising International Sport: Race, ethnicity and nationalistic bias; Journal of Sport and Social Issues February 1996 vol. 20 no. 1 7-21

Udo Merkel, Tokarski, (eds), (1996), Racism and xenophobia in European football, Meyer & Meyer

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MIXED RACE & IDENTITY

RECOMMENDED READING:

Ifekwunigwe, Jo (2004) "Mixed race" studies : a reader London: Routledge. Read- Notes on Terminology and Introduction pp 1-36

Ali, S (2003) Mixed-race, post-race : gender, new ethnicities, and cultural practices. Oxford: Berg. Read Chapter 1 pp 1-20

Beltran, M and Fojas, C (2008) (eds) Mixed race Hollywood. New York and London: New York University Press. Read introduction pp 1 - 20

Christian, M (2002) (ed) Black identity in the 20th century : expressions of the US and UK African diaspora. London: Hansib. Read - Chapter 8 pp 167-194.

Intermix - All the news and views of the Mixed -Race Experience? http://www.intermix.org.uk/

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POLICE & THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM

RECOMMENDED READING

Rowe, Michael, 1967- Policing, race and racism / Michael Rowe. Cullompton : Willan, 2004.

Gordon, Paul, 1954- White law : racism in the police, courts and prisons / Paul Gordon. London : Pluto Press, 1983.

Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies. University of Birmingham. The empire strikes back : race and racism in 70s Britain / Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies. London : Hutchinson in association with the Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies, University of Birmingham, 1982.

Bowling, Benjamin. Racism, crime and justice / Ben Bowling and Coretta Phillips. Harlow : Longman, 2002.

Bowling, Benjamin. Violent racism : victimization , policing, and social context / Benjamin Bowling. Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press, 1998.

Race and criminal justice / [edited by] Hindpal Singh Bhui. Los Angeles, Calif. ; London : SAGE, 2009.

Race, crime and criminal justice : international perspectives / edited by Anita Kalunta-Crumpton. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.

Race and criminal justice / [edited by] Michael J. Lynch, E. Britt Patterson. Published New York : Harrow and Heston, 1991.

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DRUGS & RACE

RECOMMENDED READING

Bennett, T. and Holloway, K. (2005) Understanding drugs, alcohol and crime, Maidenhead: Open University Press

Berridge, V. (1999) Opium and the People: Opiate Use and Drug Control Policy in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century in England, London: Free Association Books

Blackman, S. (2004) Chilling out : the cultural politics of substance consumption, youth and drug policy, Buckingham: Open University Press (Chapter One)

Dorn, N., Murji, K., and South, N. (1992) Traffickers : drug markets and law enforcement, London: Routledge

Kalunta-Crumpton, A. (2006) Drugs, victims and race : the politics of drugs control, Winchester Waterside Press (Chapter Two, Three and Four)

Khan, K. (2006) One Step Forward, Two Steps Back? The Politics of ‘Race’ and Drugs and How Policy-makers Interpret Things’ in Hughes, R. Lart, R. and Higate, P. (eds) Drugs : policy and politics, Maidenhead: Open University Press

Murji, K. (1999) ‘White Lines: Culture, Race and Drugs’, in N. South (ed.) Drugs : culture, controls and everyday life, London: Sage

Parker, H., Aldridge, J. and Measham, F. (1998) Illegal leisure : the normalization of adolescent recreational drug use, London: Routledge

Simpson, M., Shildrick, T. and MacDonald, R. (2007) Drugs in Britain : supply, consumption, and control, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan

Tyler, A. (1995) Street drugs 3rd edn., London: Hodder and Stoughton

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ETHNICITY & DISABILITY

RECOMMENDED READING

Ahmad, W.I.U, (2000), Ethnicity, disability, and chronic illness Open University Press, London.

Hussain, Y. (2014), ‘Race’, Ethnicity and Disability’ in Swain, J., French, S., Barnes, C., Thomas, C., Disabling Barriers – Enabling Environments, Sage.

Hussain, Y. (2005),, South Asian disabled women: negotiating identities’, The sociological review., 53 (3), 522-38

Hussain, Y., Atkin, K., Ahmad, W. (2002), South Asian disabled young people and their families , Bristol, Policy Press

Molloy, D., Knight, T., Woodfield, K., (2003) Diversity in disability : exploring the interactions between disability, ethnicity, age, gender and sexuality, Corporate Document Services, Leeds.

This list was last updated on 28/02/2017