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Race in the United States reading list

CCC Library resources examining race and historical / present-day intersectional issues in the United States and Oregon.

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QR code for premade CCC Library catalog search, race racism OregonCome by CCC Library to check out the following books related to race and racism in Oregon. Learn about each book and check its availability by selecting its title or cover art. Find them on the shelves using their call numbers. All you need is your CCC ID card and you can have them for six weeks.

Access eBooks (their call numbers say "eBook") by selecting their titles and signing in using your myClackamas credentials.

Scan the QR code or select the link below to access a premade search of CCC Library's books and eBooks related to race and racism in Oregon.

Print and eBooks

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The Place We Make: Breaking the Legacy of Legalized Hate

by Sarah L. Sanderson
Call Number: HT1521 .S2735 2023
About Jacob Vanderpool and Oregon City

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Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension of American Racism

by James W. Loewen
Call Number: E185.615 .L577 2006

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Massacred for Gold: the Chinese in Hells Canyon

by R. Gregory Nokes
Call Number: F882.H44 N65 2009

Searching for Whitopia: An Improbable Journey to the Heart of White America

by Richard Benjamin
Call Number: E184.A1 B374 2009

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Eden Within Eden

by James J. Kopp
Call Number: HX655.O7 K67 2009

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The Portland Black Panthers

by Lucas N. N. Burke; Judson L. Jeffries
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Sonny Montes and Mexican American Activism in Oregon

by Glenn Anthony May
Call Number: F881.35.M66 M39 2011

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Survival Math

by Mitchell Jackson
Call Number: E185.86 .J332 2019

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Inside the Klavern

by David A. Horowitz (Ed.)
Call Number: HS2330 .K63 I57 1999

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Mexicanos in Oregon: Their Stories, Their Lives

by Erlinda Gonzales-Berry; Marcela Mendoza
Call Number: E184.M5 G647 2010

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Pan-Tribal Activism in the Pacific Northwest

by Vera Parham
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A Song below Water

by Bethany C. Morrow
Call Number: PZ7.1.M6757 So 2020

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Breaking Chains

by R. Gregory Nokes
Call Number: KFO2801.6.S55 N65 2013

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Piecing Me Together

by Renée Watson
Call Number: PZ7.W32868 Pi 2017

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