Collective Genius: The Naming Project

Richard A. Willis
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What's in a name? What's in a label? Everything. Collective Genius: The Naming Project by Richard A. Willis explores the names and labels used to describe races, and how they influence how people are viewed, particularly in the black community. In the end, the author challenges the reader think about what black people are called, and look toward a new direction of naming and reclamation!
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About the author

Issues that affect all aspects of society are of great importance to the author, Richard A. Willis. This includes politics, issues within the Church, and of course race and racial identity. Originally from Portland Oregon, he graduated from Stanford University and currently resides in Decatur, GA. If you would like to reach the author, he can be reached through the website http://www.richardawillis.com.

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Richard A. Willis
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Published on
Sep 30, 2014
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Pages
28
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ISBN
9781310449383
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Language
English
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Genres
Social Science / Discrimination & Race Relations
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