The Importance of Omi and Winant’s Theory of Racial Formation

4 pages | 830 words

This essay discusses Omi and Winant's theory of racial formation. It explains how the concept of race emerged in the late 18th century, and how it has been used to justify discrimination, violence, and exploitation. The essay also discusses the role of racism, social construction of race, identity, prosperity, and freedom in understanding race relations in society.