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Howard Winant


Howard Winant is Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he is also affiliated with the Black Studies and Chicana/o Studies departments. He received his Ph.D from the University of California, Santa Cruz in 1980. 

Winant is the founding director of the UC Center for New Racial Studies (UCCNRS), a University of California MultiCampus Research Program Initiative. He is the author of THE NEW POLITICS OF RACE: GLOBALISM, DIFFERENCE, JUSTICE (University of Minnesota Press 2004); THE WORLD IS A GHETTO: RACE AND DEMOCRACY SINCE WORLD WAR II (Basic Books 2001); RACIAL CONDITIONS: POLITICS, THEORY, COMPARISONS (University of Minnesota Press 1994); RACIAL FORMATION IN THE UNITED STATES: FROM THE 1960S TO THE 1990S (co-authored with Michael Omi - Routledge 1986 and 1994); and STALEMATE: POLITICAL ECONOMIC ORIGINS OF SUPPLY-SIDE POLICY (Praeger 1988).

Grants, Awards and Distinctions:

Principal Investigator, University of California Office of the President (UCOP) Grant. 2010-2015. University of California Center for New Racial Studies, a MultiCampus Research Program Initiative. $1,720,801.

Broom Center Publications
Howard Winant. Forthcoming 2018. 
"Global Raciality: Empire, PostColoniality, DeColoniality. "
New York: Routledge, "A New Racial Studies Book."
Howard Winant. 2017.
"Foreword: New Racial Studies, Race, and Empire. "
Paola Bacchetta & Sunaina Maira, eds. 
Howard Winant. Forthcoming 2017. 
"Charles Mills for and against Black Liberalism. "
Ethnic and Racial Studies Review. 
Howard Winant. 2017. 
"World-Historical Du Bois. "
Ethnic and Racial Studies Review,  Vol. 40, no. 3.
Winant, Howard. Forthcoming. 
"The Dark Matter: Race and Racism in the 21st-Century. "
Critical Sociology.
Winant, Howard. Forthcoming. 
"Foreword to John S.W. Park and Shannon Gleeson, eds. "
The Nation and Its Peoples: Citizens, Denizens, Migrants,a New Racial Studies series book. New York: Routledge.
Winant, Howard and Michael Omi. 2013. 
"Resistance is futile?: A Response to Feagin and Elias. "
Ethnic and Racial Studies Volume 36, Issue 6.
Winant, Howard.
"The Dark Matter"
Ethnic and Racial Studies, Vol. 35, no. 4 (April 2012).