Anti-Racism Research Resources

Databases

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Social Sciences Full Text (log in with Farmingdale account): Articles from peer-reviewed journals, magazines, and trade publications in the following subjects: addiction studies, anthropology, community health & medical care, communications, economics, environmental studies, ethics, family studies, gender studies, geography, international relations, law, mass media, minority studies, political science, psychiatry, psychology, public welfare, social work, urban studies and more.

Statista External (log in with Farmingdale account): Tool for researching quantitative data, statistics and related information.

Newspaper Resources: A guide to newspaper resources available through Farmingdale State College and online.

 

Books in Greenley Library.  Click link for more info or for the call number.

Ebooks in EbscoAcademic (log in with Farmingdale account)

  • Anti-Racism. Alastair Bonnett. 2000. This introductory text provides students for the first time with an historical and international analysis of the development of anti-racism. Drawing on sources from around the world, the author explains the roots and describes the practice of anti-racism in Western and non-Western societies from Britain and the United States to Malaysia and Peru. Topics covered include:• the historical roots of anti-racism• race issues within organisations• the practice of anti-racism• the politics of backlash.This lively, concise book will be an indispensable resource for all students interested in issues of race, ethnicity and in contemporary society more generally.
  • Deconstructing Privilege : Teaching and Learning As Allies in the Classroom. Kim Case. 2013.  Best practices for effective teaching and learning about various forms of systemic group privilege such as that based on race, gender, sexuality, religion, and class.

External Reading Lists 

Articles/Resources

Anti-Oppression LibGuide, NYIT

Anti-Oppression/Anti-Racism LibGuide, Simmons University

Anti-Racist Resource Guide, Victoria Alexander

Anti-Racism Toolkit, from Association for Prevention Teaching and Research

ARRAY NOW A learning companion for When They See Us

Becoming a Parent in the Age of Black Lives Matter, Clint Smith

The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration, Story by Ta-Nehisi Coates

How to Teach Kids About What's Happening in Ferguson

James Baldwin: How to Cool It

Juneteenth Project LibGuide, Westchester Community College

Police Reform and the Dismantling of Legal Estrangement, Monica C. Bell

Seeing Black: Race, Crime, and Visual Processing

Strategies and Activities for Reducing Racial Prejudice and Racism, Center for Community Health and Development, University of Kansas

Zinn Education Project’s teaching materials

10 Steps to Non-Optical Allyship, Mireille C. Harper

75 Things White People Can Do for Racial Justice

 

Articles in Databases (log in with Farmingdale account)

Pedagogies of strategic empathy: navigating through the emotional complexities of anti-racism in higher education.
Zembylas, Michalinos. Teaching in Higher Education, 2012-04-01, Vol.17 (2), p.113-125

 

 

Student Resources

African American Literature Book Club

Campus Mental Health Services (CMHS)
Campus Mental Health Services (CMHS) provides a wide range of professional counseling services to all students. These services are free. Accepted standards for confidentiality are followed at all times. Counseling is offered for individuals, couples, and groups. The effort is made to arrange meeting times that will fit with a student's academics schedule.

Confronting Prejudice: How to Protect Yourself and Help Others
Use this guide to understand where prejudice comes from, what it looks like, and how you can help others experiencing it. From Pepperdine University.

Health and Wellness Center
The Health and Wellness Center is here for YOU! We are here to provide Farmingdale State College students with a wide variety of health services. A student with a current Farmingdale ID and the necessary immunization and health information are eligible to obtain these services: entrance physical exams; women's health services (Gynecological exams); immunizations- MMR, tetanus, meningitis, influenza; athletic physical exams and EKGs; medical clinics; laboratory services- including STD/STI testing; prescription and over-the-counter medications; alcohol and other addiction counseling; smoking cessation counseling; referrals for students with food insecurities.

Just Healing Resource Site

NAACP at Farmingdale State College. 
The FSC NAACP was established in Fall 2019. If you are interested in joining or asking for support, please send an email to farmingdalenaacp@gmail.com .

NYC Well
Free, confidential mental health support. Speak to a counselor via phone, text, or chat and get access to mental health and substance use services, in more than 200 languages

Multimedia

Black Lives Matter: A playlist of powerful StoryCorps interviews

"The Condemnation of Blackness" | Khalil Gibran Muhammad

DeRay Mckesson Helps Stephen Address His Privilege

History of Race in America - Jeffery Robinson

Intersectionality Matters! hosted by Kimberlé Crenshaw, Podcast

An interview with the founders of Black Lives Matter | Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors, Opal Tometi

Momentum: A Race Forward Podcast

Pod Save the People, Podcast

"5 Ways of Understanding Black Lives Matter": Frank Leon Roberts, Cynthia Erivo, and Ledisi

13th, Documentary

1619 (New York Times), Podcast


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