Paula Rothenberg is author of the classic textbook Race, Class, and Gender in the United States, now in its fourth edition. She is professor of philosophy and women's studies at The William Paterson University of New Jersey.
Rothenberg tells about growing up female in New York City in the 50s and 60s, years when racial and sexual prejudice were the norm.... The stories - especially concerning her parents - are moving. - Washington Post Book World; ""Rothenberg unflinchingly uses her own life to teach about the personal, political dangers of accepting the role of exception."" - The Women's Review of Books; ""Rothenberg writes with refreshing candor."" - Publishers Weekly