A winner of the Myers Outstanding Book Award given by the Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights in North America. Book jacket.
Charles W. Mills is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Illinois, Chicago. He is author of Blackness Visible: Essays on Philosophy and Race, also from Cornell.
The Racial Contract is political, moral and epistemological
The Racial Contract is a historical actuality
The Racial Contract is an exploitation contract
The Racial Contract norms (and races) space
The Racial Contract norms (and races) the individual
The Racial Contract underwrites the modern social contract
The Racial Contract has to be enforced through violence and ideological conditioning
The Racial Contract historically tracks the actual moral/political consciousness of (most) white moral agents
The Racial Contract has always been recognized by nonwhites as the real moral/political agreement to be challenged
The ``Racial Contract'' as a theory is explanatorily superior to the raceless social contract
What is included with this book?
The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
The Used, Rental and eBook copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.