The Threat of Race

"Wonderfully readable and thoroughly radical"– Achille Mbembe

The Threat of Race by David Theo Goldberg Now available from Blackwell Publishing and Amazon.com

About the book

Written by a renowned scholar of critical race theory, The Threat of Race explores how the concept of race has been historically produced and how it continues to be articulated, if often denied, in today’s world.

  • a major new study of race and racism by a renowned scholar of critical race theory
  • explores how the concept of race has been historically produced and how it continues to be articulated – if often denied – in today’s world
  • argues that it is the neoliberal society that fuels new forms of racism
  • surveys race dynamics throughout various regions of the world – from Western and Northern Europe, South Africa and Latin America, and from Israel and Palestine to the United States