Black Privilege: Modern Middle-Class Blacks with Credentials and Cash to Spend (Culture and Economic Life) (Paperback)
Black Privilege examines what middle-class status buys college-educated Black consumers and how they draw upon consumption as a tool to combat anti-black bias and racial stigma in their daily lives.
About the Author
Cassi Pittman Claytor is the Climo Junior Professor in the Department of Sociology at Case Western Reserve University. Her scholarship examines the underlying social and cultural processes that affect African Americans' economic behavior. In 2017 she was awarded the Woodrow Wilson Foundation's Early Career Enhancement Fellowship and in 2018 she served as the Sheila Biddle Ford Foundation Fellow at the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University.