Bibliography


This is merely a suggested list of a few books with which to start your exploration of the problems of sexism, racism, and ageism.


AGEISM

  • Comfort, Alex.  A Good Age.  London: Mitchell Beazley Publishers, 1976.
  • Spark, Muriel.  Memento Mori.  New York: Putnam, 1982.

ANTI-SEMITISM

  • Fension, Fanye.  Playing for Time.  New York: Berkeley, 1983.
  • Leitner, Isabella.  Fragments of Isabella: A Memoir of Auschwitz.  New York: Dell, 1978.
  • Seigel, Aranka.  Upon the Head of the Goat.  New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1983.
  • Weisel, Elie.  A Jew Today.  New York: Random House, 1978.
  • Weisel, Elie.  Night.  New York: Bantam, 1982.
  • Yaseen, Leonard C.  The Jesus Connection.  New York: Crossroads, 1985.
  • Zyskind, Sara.  Stolen Years.  Minneapolis: Lerner, 1981.

HOMOPHOBIA

  • Jennings, Kevin.  One Teacher in 10.  Los Angeles, CA: Alycon Publications, Inc., 1994.
  • Pharr, Suzanne.  Homophobia: A Weapon of Sexism.  Inverness, California: Chardon Press, 1988.

RACISM

  • Alexander, Michelle.  The New Jim Crow.  New York, NY: The New Press, 2010.
  • Aliport, Gordon.  The Nature of Prejudice.  Cambridge, Massachusetts: Addison Wesley, 1979.
  • Burton, M. Garlinda.  Never Say Nigger Again.  Nashville TN 37205: James C. Winston, 1976.
  • Chu, Louis.  Eat a Bowl of Tea.  New Jersey: Lyle Stuart, Inc., 1961.
  • Clark, Kenneth.  Prejudice and Your Child.  Middleton, Connecticut: Wesleyan, 1986.
  • Cobbe, Price, and Crier, William.  Black Rage.  New York: Basic Books, 1960.
  • Cone, James H.  Martin and Malcolm and American.  Maryknoll, New York: Orbis Books, 1991.
  • Cose, Ellis.  The Rage of a Privileged Class .  New York, New York: Harper Collins, 1993.
  • Deloria, Vine.  Custer Died for Your Sins.  New York: Avon, 1970.
  • Deloria, Vine.  God is Red.  New York: Dell, 1983.
  • Deloria, Vine.  We Talk, You Listen.  New York: MacMillan, 1970.
  • Friedman, Thomas L.  From Beirut to Jerusalem.  New York: Doubleday, 1989.
  • Hecker, Andrew.  Two Nations: Black and White. Separate, Hostile, and Unequal.  MacMillan(H.B.) Ballantine (P.B.), 1992.
  • Homokawa, Bill.  The Quiet Americans.  New York: Morrow, 1972.
  • Houston, Jeane and James D.  Farewell to Manzanar.  New York: 1974.
  • Kane, Pearl Rock and Orsini, Alfonso, J.  The Color of Excellence .  New York, NY: Teachers College Press, Columbia Univ., 2003.
  • Kennedy, Randall.  Nigger.  New York, NY: Pantheon Books, 2002.
  • Kochman, Thomas.  Black and White Styles in Conflict.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1981.
  • Landsman, Julie.  A White Teacher Talks About Race.  Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2001.
  • lincoln, C. Eric.  Race, Religions and the Continuing American Dilemma.  New York, NY: Hill and Wang, 1999.
  • Mathabane, Mark.  Kaffir Boy.  New York: Macmillan, 1986.
  • Mirande, Alfredo.  The Chicago Experiment: An Alternative Perspective.  Notre Dame, 1985.
  • Morrison, Toni.  The Bluest Eye.  New York: Washington Square, 1972.
  • Nam, Vicki.  Yell-Oh Girls.  New York, NY: Harper Collins, 2001.
  • Peters, William.  A Class Divided: Then and Now.  New Haven, Connecticut: Yale, 1987.
  • Rodriguez, Richard.  Hunger of Memory: The Education of Richard Rodriguez.  New York: Bantam, 1982.
  • Rutstein, Nathan.  The Racial Conditioning of our Children.  Albion, MI: The National Resource Center for the Healing of Racism, 2001.
  • Ryan, William.  Blaming the Victim.  New York: Random House, 1972.
  • Shipler, David K.  Arab and Jew.  New York: Penguin Books, 1986.
  • Siberman, Charles.  Crisis is Black and White.  New York: Random House, 1972.
  • Smith, Lillian.  Killers of the Dream.  New York: Norton, 1978.
  • Stiglitz, Joseph E.  The Price of Inequality.  New York: Norton, 2012.
  • Tan, Amy.  The Kitchen God's Wife.  G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1991.
  • Urrea, Luis Alberto.  Across the Wire: Life and Hard Times on the Mexican Border.  New York: Anchor Books, 1993.
  • Urrea, Luis Alberto.  The Devil's Highway.  New York, NY: Little, Brown, and Co., 2004.
  • Walker, Alice.  The Color Purple.  New York: Washington Square, 1982.
  • Walsh, Joan.  What's the Matter with White People.  New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, 2012.
  • Wattenberg, Ben.  Birth Dearth.  New York: Pharos, 1987.
  • Weatherford, Jack.  Native Roots.  New York, NY: Ballantine Books, 1991.
  • White, Joseph L.  The Psychology of Blacks.  Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, Inc., 1984.
  • Williams, Juan.  Eyes on the Prize.  New York: Viking, 1987.
  • Wright, Richard.  Black Boy.  New York: Harper and Row, 1969.
  • Yette, Samuel F.  Choice: The issue of Black Survival in America.  Springs, Maryland: Cottage Books, 1982.

SEXISM

  • Atwood, Margaret.  The Handmaid's Tale.  New York: Ballantine, 1985.
  • Eisler, Raine.  The Chalice and the Blade.  New York: Harper and Row, 1987.
  • Gilligan, Carol.  Is A Different Voice.  Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1982.
  • Smith, lillian.  Killers of the Dream.  New York: Norton, 1978.
  • Wilson-Scheaf, Anne.  Women's Reality.  San Francisco: Harper and Row, 1985.
  • Wolf, Naomi.  The Beauty Myth.  Toronto: Random House, 1990.

GENERAL

  • Carter, Forrest.  The Education of Little Tree.  Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1986.
  • Clavell, James.  The Children's Story.  New York: Delacorte, 1981.
  • Friedman, Thomas.  The World is Flat.  New York, NY: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2005.
  • Gladwell, Malcolm.  Blink.  New York, NY: Little, Brown, and Co., 2005.
  • Glassner, Barry.  The Culture of Fear.  New York, NY: Basic Book, 1999.
  • Golden, Harry.  Only in America.  Cleveland: World, 1959.
  • Golden, Harry.  For 2 Cent Plain.  Cleveland: World, 1959.
  • Golden, Harry.  Enjoy! Enjoy!.  Cleveland: World, 1960.
  • Lakoff, George.  Don't Think of an Elephant.  White River Junction, VT: Chelsea Green Pub Co., 2004.
  • Loewen, James, W.  Lies My Teacher Told Me.  New York, NY: The New Press, 1995.
  • Pauling, Chris.  Introducing Buddhism.  New York, NY: Barnes and Noble Books, 1990.
  • Ruiz, Don Miguel.  The Four Agreements.  San Rafael, CA: Amber-Allen Publishing, 1997.
  • Simons, Abramms, Hopkins, and Johnson.  Cultural Diversity.  Princeton, NJ: Peterson's/Pacesetter Books, 1996.
  • Stern-LaRosa, and Bettman, Ellen H.  Hate Hurts.  New York, NY: Scholastic, Inc., 2000.
  • Zinn, Howard.  A People's History of the United States.  New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 1990.