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By George Yancy,Cornel West

White on White/Black on Black is a special contribution to the philosophy of race. The publication explores how fourteen philosophers, seven white and 7 black, philosophically comprehend the dynamics of the method of racialization. mixed, the contributions exhibit various and related conceptual trajectories of raced identities that emerge from inside of and around the racial divide. all of the fourteen philosophers, who percentage a textual area of exploration, identify blackness/whiteness, revealing major political, cultural, and existential facets of what it potential to be black/white. during the strength of naming and theorizing whiteness and blackness, White on White/Black on Black dares to deliver readability and complexity to our figuring out of race identity.

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