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I assert, then, that in the wondrous bodily whiteness of the bird chiefly lurks the secret of the spell; a truth the more evinced in this, that by a solecism of terms there are birds called grey albatrosses; and these I have frequently seen, but never with such emotions as when I beheld the Antarctic fowl.
She was glowing from her morning toilet as only healthful youth can glow: there was gem-like brightness on her coiled hair and in her hazel eyes; there was warm red life in her lips; her throat had a breathing whiteness above the differing white of the fur which itself seemed to wind about her neck and cling down her blue-gray pelisse with a tenderness gathered from her own, a sentient commingled innocence which kept its loveliness against the crystalline purity of the outdoor snow.
you would have told him of other colours which are colours just as much as whiteness.
Thus, the author (a researcher at and former director of the Institute for Interdisciplinary Research at the University of Puerto Rico at Cayey) traces the presumed benevolence or triviality of enslavement in Puerto Rico, the favoring of a Spanish colonial whiteness (under a hispanophile discourse), and the insistence on a harmonious race mixture as discourses that thrive on a presumed contrast with the United States that also characterize Puerto Rico as morally superior.
6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Understanding that quality of light is essential to the widespread adoption of LED lighting, Soraa discussed this week at SPIE Photonics West 2014 how whiteness rendering has a strong effect on lighting and object preference.
Polymeric films for thermal dye transfer printing need improved compressibility, thermal insulation, gloss, and whiteness, without more filler.
Whitecentricism and linguoracism exposed; towards the de-centering of whiteness and decolonization of schools.
Emerging out of the riotous early 1990s and becoming ever more dominant over the 2000s, this loosely cohered field argues that race has been a source of unbridgeable division and that whiteness in particular has made the absorption of some immigrants possible, even as it effectively keeps others--and African Americans, too--outside of what is normal, or "American," or privileged.
How prepared are White teachers to meaningfully examine the ways in which their Whiteness replicates White supremacy with potentially harmful effects for students?
6) In this quest, my Essay employs Cheryl Harris's Whiteness as Property alongside Wildman's text.
What seems to motivate Lattas is the Kaliai's concern with whether or not there is a truer and more authentic form of modernity, nationhood and whiteness hidden behind the modernity of their daily lives.
It begins with an overview of whiteness studies as a post-colonial frame of reference useful in gauging the continued hegemonic normativity of whiteness as a cultural affiliation.
In this report the effect of particle packing of various calcium carbonate pigments on the whiteness of the final coated paper is studied.
The Edwards Professor of American History emerita at Princeton University, Painter traces the evolution of the concept of whiteness, Through a nontraditional approach, she locates the origins of American identity in antiquity; from there she pursues the invention of the idea of a white race.