government by those of one skin colour

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Pigmentocracy — A pigmentocracy is a group based social hierarchy based largely on human skin color, spanning across ethnic, religious, gender, and socio economic groups.Many societies, especially those that were colonized by European powers, have been… …   Wikipedia

  • pigmentocracy — noun Government by or social hierarchy of those with a certain skin tone, regardless of race or socioeconomic status …   Wiktionary

  • pigmentocracy — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Multiracial American — Multiracial Americans …   Wikipedia

  • African American — African Americans or Black Americans are citizens or residents of the United States who have origins in any of the black populations of Africa.cite web |url=http://www.census.gov/prod/2001pubs/c2kbr01 5.pdf |first=Jesse |last=McKinnon… …   Wikipedia

  • White supremacy — is a racist [cite book |title=Black Intellectuals, Black Cognition, and a Black Aesthetic |last=Wright |first=William D. |authorlink= |coauthors= |year=1997 |publisher=Greenwood Publishing Group |location= |isbn=0275955427 |pages=9 |quote=White… …   Wikipedia

  • Human skin color — Skin pigmentation redirects here. For animal skin pigmentation, see Biological pigment. Variety of skin colors Human skin color is primarily due to the presence of melanin in the skin. Skin color ranges from almost black to white with a pinkish… …   Wikipedia

  • Miscegenation — Race Classification Race (classification of humans) Genetics …   Wikipedia

  • Colorism — is a form of discrimination in which human beings are accorded differing social and treatment based on skin color. The preference often gets translated to economic status because of opportunities for work. Colorism can be found across the world.… …   Wikipedia

  • List of African-American-related topics — This is an alphabetical list of African American related topics:A*African American *African American culture *African American dance *African American firsts *African American history *African American abolitionists, List of *African Americans,… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.