By Carla Monroe

As one of many first scholarly books to target colorism in schooling, this quantity considers how connections among race and colour could impression school-based studies. bankruptcy authors query how diversifications in pores and skin tone, in addition to similar positive aspects equivalent to hair texture and eye colour, complicate views on race they usually exhibit how colorism is a sort of discrimination that has effects on academic stakeholders, particularly scholars, households, and execs, throughout P-16 associations. This quantity offers an overview of colorism’s modern relevance in the usa and stocks concerns for overseas dimensions which are associated with immigration, refugee populations, and Canada. by way of situating colorism in an academic context, this publication bargains feedback for the way educators might interact and confront this way of discrimination.

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