Idea of Race in Science

Written By Nancy Stepan
Idea of Race in Science
  • Publsiher : Springer
  • Release : 18 June 1982
  • ISBN : 1349054526
  • Pages : 230 pages
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Idea of Race in Science

Idea of Race in Science
  • Author : Nancy Stepan
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 1982-06-18
  • Total pages : 230
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : Read online Idea of Race in Science written by Nancy Stepan, published by Springer which was released on 1982-06-18. Download full Idea of Race in Science Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Concept of Race in Natural and Social Science

The Concept of Race  in Natural and Social Science
  • Author : E. Nathaniel Gates
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-05-01
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

Racial Science and British Society 1930 62

Racial Science and British Society  1930 62
  • Author : G. Schaffer
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2008-09-02
  • Total pages : 234
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : From 1930-62 the idea of race was studied across a range of academic disciplines. This book explores expert thinkings on race in the period and explains the relationship between scientific racial research, social policy and attitudes regarding immigration, ultimately offering new insight into the evolving understanding of the idea of ...

Superior

Superior
  • Author : Angela Saini
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release Date : 2019-05-21
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : 2019 Best-Of Lists: 10 Best Science Books of the Year (Smithsonian Magazine) · Best Science Books of the Year (NPR's Science Friday) · Best Science and Technology Books from 2019” (Library Journal) An astute and timely examination of the re-emergence of scientific research into racial differences. Superior tells the disturbing story of the persistent thread ...

Racial Science and Human Diversity in Colonial Indonesia

Racial Science and Human Diversity in Colonial Indonesia
  • Author : Fenneke Sysling
  • Publisher : NUS Press
  • Release Date : 2016-07-15
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : Indonesia is home to diverse peoples who differ from one another in terms of physical appearance as well as social and cultural practices. The way such matters are understood is partly rooted in ideas developed by racial scientists working in the Netherlands Indies beginning in the late nineteenth century, who ...

Race and the Genetic Revolution

Race and the Genetic Revolution
  • Author : Sheldon Krimsky,Kathleen Sloan
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-09-27
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : Do advances in genomic biology create a scientific rationale for long-discredited racial categories? Leading scholars in law, medicine, biology, sociology, history, anthropology, and psychology examine the impact of modern genetics on the concept of race. Contributors trace the interplay between genetics and race in forensic DNA databanks, the biology of ...

Fault Lines

Fault Lines
  • Author : Jonathan Jansen,Cyrill Walters
  • Publisher : AFRICAN SUN MeDIA
  • Release Date : 2020-03-31
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : What is the link, if any, between race and disease? How did the term baster as ‘mixed race’ come to be mistranslated from ‘incest’ in the Hebrew Bible? What are the roots of racial thinking in South African universities? How does music fall on the ear of black and white ...

The Nature of Race

The Nature of Race
  • Author : Ann Morning
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2011-06-24
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : What do Americans think "race" means? What determines one’s race—appearance, ancestry, genes, or culture? How do education, government, and business influence our views on race? To unravel these complex questions, Ann Morning takes a close look at how scientists are influencing ideas about race through teaching and textbooks. ...

Racial Science in Hitler s New Europe 1938 1945

Racial Science in Hitler s New Europe  1938 1945
  • Author : Anton Weiss-Wendt,Rory Yeomans
  • Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-01
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : In Racial Science in Hitler’s New Europe, 1938–1945, international scholars examine the theories of race that informed the legal, political, and social policies aimed against ethnic minorities in Nazi-dominated Europe. The essays explicate how racial science, preexisting racist sentiments, and pseudoscientific theories of race that were preeminent in interwar Europe ...

Race Racism and Science

Race  Racism  and Science
  • Author : John P. Jackson,Nadine M. Weidman
  • Publisher : Rutgers University Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 401
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : Since the eighteenth century when natural historians created the idea of distinct racial categories, scientific findings on race have been a double-edged sword. For some antiracists, science holds the promise of one day providing indisputable evidence to help eradicate racism. On the other hand, science has been enlisted to promote ...

Race

Race
  • Author : Ivan Hannaford
  • Publisher : Woodrow Wilson Center Press
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : But he also finds the first traces of modern ideas of race and the protoscences of late medieval cabalism and hermeticism. Following that trail forward, he describes the establishment of modern scientific and philosophical notions of race in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and shows how those notions became popular ...

The Race Gallery

The Race Gallery
  • Author : Marek Kohn
  • Publisher : Random House (UK)
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : Marek Kohn examines the resurgent racialism in science in a timely expose. The ideas, which exploit anxieties about race and social breakdown and their defenders, are analysed in this book."...

Is Science Racist

Is Science Racist
  • Author : Jonathan Marks
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-02-27
  • Total pages : 140
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : Every arena of science has its own flash-point issues—chemistry and poison gas, physics and the atom bomb—and genetics has had a troubled history with race. As Jonathan Marks reveals, this dangerous relationship rumbles on to this day, still leaving plenty of leeway for a belief in the basic ...

The Race Concept

The Race Concept
  • Author : Unesco
  • Publisher : Greenwood
  • Release Date : 1970
  • Total pages : 103
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : Read online The Race Concept written by Unesco, published by Greenwood which was released on 1970. Download full The Race Concept Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Race Unmasked

Race Unmasked
  • Author : Michael Yudell
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-09
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 1349054526
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Summary : Race, while drawn from the visual cues of human diversity, is an idea with a measurable past, an identifiable present, and an uncertain future. The concept of race has been at the center of both triumphs and tragedies in American history and has had a profound effect on the human ...