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Unformatted text preview: racial segrega5on in housing and schools by poli5cal demagoguery, by racial- ized media imagery, and by the ease of changing ones percep5on of reality by simply changing the television channels.” pg. 177 The new defini5on of racism •  “As a society our collec5ve understanding of racism has been powerfully influenced by the shocking images of the Jim Crow era and struggle for civil rights.” How it works •  In this chapter Michelle Alexander summarizes the previous chapters and explains the system by breaking it into 3 parts. •  Phase 1: The round up •  Phase 2: The period of formal control •  Phase 3: The period of invisible punishment Mapping the Parallels Jim Crow • Explicitly Race Based •  Contributed to racial Solidarity •  Presence of...
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2014 for the course SOC 211 taught by Professor Pamelaroberts during the Spring '14 term at Roosevelt.

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