Are Italians White?: How Race is Made in America
Jennifer Guglielmo, Salvatore Salerno
Psychology Press, 2003 - Social Science - 328 pages
This dazzling collection of original essays from some of the country's leading thinkers asks the rather intriguing question - Are Italians White? Each piece carefully explores how, when and why whiteness became important to Italian Americans, and the significance of gender, class and nation to racial identity.