White Fragility Audiobook Cover

White Fragility

Amy Landon

USD 0 14.52

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Additional Info

Book Name: White Fragility
Book Format: AudiobookFormat
Authors: Robin J. DiAngelo
Narrators: Amy Landon
Genres: Politics & Social Sciences
Audiobook Length: 6H20M
Publisher: Penguin Audio
Language: English
Publish Date: 2019-02-07
Last Price: 14.52 USD

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

What is the book 'White Fragility' about?

The book 'White Fragility' by Robin DiAngelo discusses the ways in which white people react when confronted with their unintentional racial offense or hurtful actions.

Who coined the term 'White Fragility'?

Robin DiAngelo coined the term 'White Fragility' in 2011.

What does 'White Fragility' serve to uphold?

'White Fragility' serves to uphold the system of white supremacy.

What does Robin DiAngelo show us in the book?

Robin DiAngelo shows us how we can start having more honest conversations, listen better to each other, and react to feedback with grace and humility.

What does change start with according to the book?

Change starts with each individual at a practical, granular level.

What is the main message of 'White Fragility'?

The main message of 'White Fragility' is for white people to take responsibility for relinquishing their own racial supremacy.

What does the book 'White Fragility' discuss in relation to racism?

The book 'White Fragility' discusses how racism is not restricted to openly embracing it but is present in everyone who is actively engaged in modern society.

What is the recommendation for reading the book in terms of speed?

The book is recommended to be read in 1.25x speed.

What perspective does the book provide for people of color outside the USA?

The book provides a good perspective and understanding of white fragility for people of color outside the USA.

Who should read 'White Fragility'?

Any white person wishing to move towards being an anti-racist in action should read 'White Fragility'.

What does the book 'White Fragility' promote?

The book 'White Fragility' promotes understanding differences and finding common ground between races.

What did the book change for some readers?

The book 'White Fragility' changed the perspective and worldview of some readers on race and racism.

What is the main criticism of 'White Fragility'?

The main criticism of 'White Fragility' is that it contains crude assumptions and lacks empirical research, leaving little room for opposing arguments.

What topic should readers familiarize themselves with before reading 'White Fragility'?

Readers should familiarize themselves with Critical Race Theory and its problems before reading 'White Fragility'.

Reviews

11 reviews for this audiobook
  • Ha
    Hannah 29-Sep-2023

    This audiobook really opened my eyes to the concept of white fragility. Robin J. DiAngelo does an excellent job explaining this complex topic in a way that is easy to understand. Highly recommended!

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    Alex 02-Oct-2023

    I'm so glad I decided to listen to White Fragility as an audiobook. It kept me engaged from start to finish. Robin J. DiAngelo's insights are thought-provoking and important for everyone to hear.

  • Em
    Emily 12-Oct-2023

    White Fragility is a must-listen for anyone interested in understanding the dynamics of race and privilege. Robin J. DiAngelo's expertise shines through in this enlightening audiobook.

  • Na
    Nathan 24-Oct-2023

    As a person of color, I found this audiobook to be incredibly validating. Robin J. DiAngelo addresses white fragility with empathy and clarity, making it an essential resource for conversations on racial inequality.

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    Sarah 28-Oct-2023

    Robin J. DiAngelo's narration in the audiobook version of White Fragility is engaging and powerful. It feels like having a conversation with the author herself. A must-listen.

  • Mi
    Michael 17-Nov-2023

    If you're looking to educate yourself on the topic of white fragility, look no further than this audiobook. Robin J. DiAngelo's expertise and insights are invaluable.

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    Grace 11-Dec-2023

    White Fragility tackles the uncomfortable topic of white fragility head-on. Robin J. DiAngelo's explanations are clear and concise, leaving no room for misunderstandings.

  • Ja
    Jake 15-Jan-2024

    I found this audiobook to be incredibly eye-opening. Robin J. DiAngelo skillfully dissects the concept of white fragility, providing a fresh perspective on racial dynamics.

  • Ol
    Olivia 23-Jan-2024

    Robin J. DiAngelo's exploration of white fragility is comprehensive and insightful. This audiobook challenges listeners to reflect on their own biases and take action towards a more just society.

  • Da
    Daniel 10-Feb-2024

    White Fragility is an important listen for anyone hoping to better understand the impact of white privilege. Robin J. DiAngelo's research and analysis are thorough and enlightening.

  • So
    Sophie 01-Mar-2024

    Listening to White Fragility is like having a light bulb moment after light bulb moment. Robin J. DiAngelo's explanations are illuminating, providing clarity on a complex topic.

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