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Understanding “No Special Favors”: A Quantitative and Qualitative Mapping of the Meaning of Modern Racial Resentment
February 27, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
The UNC Sociology Doris Selo Lecture, “Understanding ‘No Special Favors’: A Quantitative and Qualitative Mapping of the Meaning of Modern Racial Resentment,” will be presented by Lawrence D. Bobo, PhD.
Dr. Bobo is the W.E.B. DuBois Professor and Dean of the Social Sciences at Harvard University. He is co-author of the award-winning book Racial Attitudes in America: Trends and Interpretations and senior editor of Prismatic Metropolis: Inequality in Los Angeles. His most recent book, Prejudice in Politics: Group Position, Public Opinion and the Wisconsin Treaty Rights Dispute, was a finalist for the 2007 C. Wright Mills Award.
Sponsored by UNC Race Workshop, Institute for African American Research, Dean’s Office for Diversity Initiatives (College of Arts and Sciences), Initiative for Minority Excellence, Diversity and Student Success (The Graduate School), Carolina Seminar Series, Department of Sociology, Department of Political Science and Department of Psychology and Neuroscience.