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The Cold War and the Color Line

American Race Relations in the Global Arena

  • Preface
  • Prologue
  • 1. Race and Foreign Relations before 1945
  • 2. Jim Crow’s Coming Out
  • 3. The Last Hurrah of the Old Color Line
  • 4. Revolutions in the American South and Southern Africa
  • 5. The Perilous Path to Equality
  • 6. The End of the Cold War and White Supremacy
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Archives and Manuscript Collections
  • Index

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In awarding Bruno Latour the 2021 Kyoto Prize for Arts and Philosophy, the Inamori Foundation said he has “revolutionized the conventional view of science” and “his philosophy re-examines ‘modernity’ based on the dualism of nature and society.” Below is an excerpt from An Inquiry into Modes of Existence: An Anthropology of the Moderns. For more than twenty years, scientific and technological controversies have proliferated in number and scope, eventually reaching the climate itself. Since geologists are beginning to use the term “Anthropocene” to designate the era of Earth’s history that follows the Holocene