Krysan Contributes Chapters on Racial Attitudes

This spring, Maria Krysan, acting head and professor of in sociology and the Institute of Government and Public Affairs, published three chapters in The Oxford Handbook of African American Citizenship, 1865-present (Oxford University Press, 2012). The chapters published include “From Color Caste to Color Blind? (Part I): Racial Attitudes in the United State during World War II, 1939-1945,” “From Color Caste to Color Blind? (Part II): Racial Attitudes during the Civil Rights and Black Power Eras, 1946-1975,” and “From Color Caste to Color Blind? (Part III):  Contemporary Era Racial Attitudes, 1976-2004.”