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I used this book as my primary source for a school presentation. The book was informative and really made me think about the word nigger, its origin and its uses. Read morePublished on Feb. 17 2004 by Terence B. Washington
This book--which seems to consist largely of legal cases--barely touched on the cultural significance of the word "nigger. Read morePublished on Nov. 19 2003
The author... if you can call him that, wrote this book to make some money off the poor saps of Americans that still believe in equal rights, rather than believing that racism is a... Read morePublished on June 16 2003 by "mrhidiho"
Randall Kennedy's Nigger: the Strange Career of a Troublesome Word is about the history of the N-word. Read morePublished on April 17 2003 by Reader
I vividly remember the media attention this book received upon publication. Being interested in race relations in the United States, I have eagerly anticipated reading NIGGER: THE... Read morePublished on April 16 2003 by S. Calhoun
Randall Kennedy is an educated articulate, black professor at Harvard law school. He chooses to discuss a word-topic which perhaps evokes the most broad and sweeping set of ideas... Read morePublished on April 14 2003 by robert mcdonald
I have always been amazed that a few parts per million of Mellinen is the criterian for some to measure human worth. Read morePublished on March 27 2003 by Ernest Boehm
To the reader david, in the movie rush hour chris tucker did not say nigger! he said nigguh! which is a big difference in how the word is used to expressed friendship or kinship... Read morePublished on March 25 2003