We are compiling publications on race and water justice to build a comprehensive bibliography for the community. Over the next few weeks and months we will be reorganizing this page as we add more material.
Race and Water Justice
- Balazs, C. L., & Ray, I. (2014). The Drinking Water Disparities Framework: On the Origins and Persistence of Inequities in Exposure. American Journal of Public Health, 104(4), 603–611. https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2013.301664
- Ahmad, K., Erqou, S., Shah, N., Nazir, U., Morrison, A., Choudhary, G., & Wu, W.-C. (2020). Association of Poor Housing Conditions with COVID-19 Incidence and Mortality Across US Counties. MedRxiv, 2020.05.28.20116087. https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.05.28.20116087
- Butts, R., & Gasteyer, S. (2011). ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEWS & CASE STUDIES: More Cost per Drop: Water Rates, Structural Inequality, and Race in the United States—The Case of Michigan. Environmental Practice, 13(4), 386–395. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1466046611000391
- Clonch, A. (2019). Annexation and Water Utility Extensions in Wake County, NC: The Role of Race, Income, and Other Demographic Characteristics. https://doi.org/10.17615/2qb3-5f55
- Deitz, S., & Meehan, K. (2019). Plumbing Poverty: Mapping Hot Spots of Racial and Geographic Inequality in U.S. Household Water Insecurity. Annals of the American Association of Geographers, 109(4), 1092–1109. https://doi.org/10.1080/24694452.2018.1530587
- Dyer, O. (2020). Covid-19: Black people and other minorities are hardest hit in US. BMJ, 369. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m1483
- Gasteyer, S. P., Lai, J., Tucker, B., Carrera, J., & Moss, J. (2016). BASICS INEQUALITY: Race and Access to Complete Plumbing Facilities in the United States. Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race, 13(2), 305–325. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1742058X16000242
- Hyde, K. (2020a). Residential Water Quality and the Spread of COVID-19 in the United States (SSRN Scholarly Paper ID 3572341). Social Science Research Network. https://doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3572341
- Hyde, K. (2020b). Residential Water Quality and the Spread of COVID-19 in the United States (SSRN Scholarly Paper ID 3572341). Social Science Research Network. https://doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3572341
- Muhammad, M., De Loney, E. H., Brooks, C. L., Assari, S., Robinson, D., & Caldwell, C. H. (n.d.). “I think that’s all a lie…I think It’s genocide”: Applying a Critical Race Praxis to Youth Perceptions of Flint Water Contamination. Ethnicity & Disease, 28(Suppl 1), 241–246. https://doi.org/10.18865/ed.28.S1.241
- Pulido, L. (1996). Environmentalism and economic justice: Two Chicano struggles in the Southwest. University of Arizona Press.
- Pulido, L. (2000). Rethinking environmental racism: White privilege and urban development in Southern California. Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 90(1), 12–40.
- Pulido, L. (2015). Geographies of race and ethnicity 1: White supremacy vs white privilege in environmental racism research. Progress in Human Geography, 39(6), 809–817.
- Pulido, L. (2016). Flint, environmental racism, and racial capitalism. Taylor & Francis.
- Pulido, L. (2017). Geographies of race and ethnicity II: Environmental racism, racial capitalism and state-sanctioned violence. Progress in Human Geography, 41(4), 524–533.
- Ranganathan, M. (2016). Thinking with Flint: Racial liberalism and the roots of an American water tragedy. Capitalism Nature Socialism, 27(3), 17–33.
- Ranganathan, M. (2019). Empire’s infrastructures: Racial finance capitalism and liberal necropolitics. Urban Geography, 1–5.
- Ranganathan, M., & Balazs, C. (2015). Water marginalization at the urban fringe: Environmental justice and urban political ecology across the North–South divide. Urban Geography, 36(3), 403–423.
- Rodriguez-Lonebear, D., Barceló, N. E., Akee, R., & Carroll, S. R. (2020). American Indian Reservations and COVID-19: Correlates of Early Infection Rates in the Pandemic. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, 26(4), 371–377. https://doi.org/10.1097/PHH.0000000000001206
- Rosinger, A. Y., & Young, S. L. (2020). In-home tap water consumption trends changed among US children, but not adults, between 2007 and 2016. Water Resources Research, n/a(n/a), e2020WR027657. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020WR027657
- Stillo, F., & MacDonald Gibson, J. (2016). Exposure to Contaminated Drinking Water and Health Disparities in North Carolina. American Journal of Public Health, 107(1), 180–185. https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2016.303482
- Stillo, F., M.S.P.H., & Gibson, J. M., PhD. (2018). Racial disparities in access to municipal water supplies in the american south: Impacts on children’s health. International Public Health Journal, 10(3), 309-323
- Switzer, D., & Teodoro, M. P. (2018). Class, Race, Ethnicity, and Justice in Safe Drinking Water Compliance*. Social Science Quarterly, 99(2), 524–535. https://doi.org/10.1111/ssqu.12397
- Takahashi, B., Adams, E. A., & Nissen, J. (2020). The Flint water crisis: Local reporting, community attachment, and environmental justice. Local Environment, 25(5), 365–380. https://doi.org/10.1080/13549839.2020.1747415
- Troesken, W. (2001). RACE, DISEASE, AND THE PROVISION OF WATER IN AMERICAN CITIES, 1889–1921. The Journal of Economic History, 61(3), 750–776. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022050701030066
- Troesken, W. (2002). THE LIMITS OF JIM CROW: RACE AND THE PROVISION OF WATER AND SEWERAGE SERVICES IN AMERICAN CITIES, 1880–1925. The Journal of Economic History, 62(3), 734–772. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022050702001067
- Troesken, W. (2004). Water, Race, and Disease. MIT Press.
- VanDerslice, J. (2011). Drinking Water Infrastructure and Environmental Disparities: Evidence and Methodological Considerations. American Journal of Public Health, 101(S1), S109–S114. https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2011.300189
- Whitford, A. B., Smith, H., & Mandawat, A. (2010). Disparities in access to clean water and sanitation: Institutional causes. Water Policy, 12(S1), 155–176. https://doi.org/10.2166/wp.2010.019
- Wilson, S. M., Heaney, C. D., & Wilson, O. (2010). Governance Structures and the Lack of Basic Amenities: Can Community Engagement Be Effectively Used to Address Environmental Injustice in Underserved Black Communities? Environmental Justice, 3(4), 125–133. https://doi.org/10.1089/env.2010.0014
- Wutich, A., Budds, J., Eichelberger, L., Geere, J., M. Harris, L., A. Horney, J., Jepson, W., Norman, E., O’Reilly, K., Pearson, A. L., H. Shah, S., Shinn, J., Simpson, K., Staddon, C., Stoler, J., Teodoro, M. P., & L. Young, S. (2017). Advancing methods for research on household water insecurity: Studying entitlements and capabilities, socio-cultural dynamics, and political processes, institutions and governance. Water Security, 2, 1–10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wasec.2017.09.001
On-line BLM Syllabi
Black Lives Matter Micro Syllabus
- Arora, M., Phoenix, D. L., & Delshad, A. (2019). Framing police and protesters: Assessing volume and framing of news coverage post-Ferguson, and corresponding impacts on legislative activity. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 7(1), 151–164. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2018.1518782
- Clawson, R. A., & Jengelley, D. H. A. (2018). Media and the politics of groups and identities in tumultuous times. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 6(4), 785–787. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2018.1523062
- Davis, A. M., & Ernst, R. (2019). Racial gaslighting. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 7(4), 761–774. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2017.1403934
- Francis, M. M. (2018). The Strange Fruit of American Political Development. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 6(1), 128–137. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2017.1420551
- Hesse, B. (2013). Solidarities Black: Richard Iton’s blues archive. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 1(4), 589–593. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2013.842781
- Jackson, J. M. (2019). Black Americans and the “crime narrative”: Comments on the use of news frames and their impacts on public opinion formation. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 7(1), 231–241. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2018.1553198
- Jengelley, D., & Clawson, R. A. (2019). Media coverage and its impact on the politics of groups and identities. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 7(1), 148–150. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2018.1555094
- Johnson, K. S. (2018). The neo-Redemption Era? APD in the age of #Black lives matter. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 6(1), 120–127. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2017.1419435
- King-Meadows, T. D. (2019). Harbingers of unrest in Baltimore: Racial and spatial cleavages in satisfaction with quality of life before the 2015 Uprising. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 0(0), 1–22. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2019.1674669
- Labelle, A. (2019). Why participate? An intersectional analysis of LGBTQ people of color activism in Canada. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 0(0), 1–19. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2019.1674671
- McGowen, E. B., & Wylie, K. N. (2020). Racialized differences in perceptions of and emotional responses to police killings of unarmed African Americans. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 0(0), 1–11. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2020.1757805
- Merseth, J. L. (2018). Race-ing solidarity: Asian Americans and support for Black Lives Matter. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 6(3), 337–356. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2018.1494015
- Nunnally, S. C. (2018). (Re)Defining the black body in the era of Black Lives Matter: The politics of blackness, old and new. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 6(1), 138–152. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2017.1420549
- Porter, E. V., Wood, T., & Cohen, C. (2018). The public’s dilemma: Race and political evaluations of police killings. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 0(0), 1–28. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2018.1528162
- Scott, J. S., & Brown, N. E. (2016). Scholarship on #BlackLivesMatter and its implications on local electoral politics. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 4(4), 702–708. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2016.1236739
- Stoler, J., W. Jepson, A. Wutich. Beyond Handwashing: Water Insecurity Undermines COVID-19 Response in Developing Areas. Journal of Global Health. 10(1): 010355.
- Taylor, K. (2018). American political development and black lives matter in the age of incarceration. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 6(1), 153–161. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2017.1419434
- Thompson, D., & Thurston, C. (2018). American Political Development in the Era of Black Lives Matter. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 6(1), 116–119. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2017.1420546
- Thurston, C. N. (2018). Black Lives Matter, American political development, and the politics of visibility. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 6(1), 162–170. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2017.1420547
- Tillery, A. B. (2019). Tweeting racial representation: How the congressional Black Caucus used Twitter in the 113th congress. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 0(0), 1–20. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2019.1629308
- Vanaik, A., Jengelley, D., & Peterson, R. (2018). Reframing racism: Political cartoons in the era of Black Lives Matter. Politics, Groups, and Identities, 6(4), 838–851. https://doi.org/10.1080/21565503.2018.1523060