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The retreat of scientific racism : changing concepts of race in Britain and the United States between the world wars

Author: Elazar Barkan
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. Press, [2000]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Nachdr.]View all editions and formats
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This fascinating study documents the refutation of scientific foundations for racism in Britain and the United States between the two World Wars.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elazar Barkan
ISBN: 0521391938 9780521391931
OCLC Number: 254352787
Notes: Literaturverz. S. 347 - 371 u. Index.
Description: XIV, 381 Seiten
Contents: Part I. Anthropology: 1. Constructing a British identity; 2. American diversity; Part II. Biology: 3. In search of a biology of race; 4. The limit of traditional reform; 5. Mitigating racial differences; Part III. Politics: 6. Confronting racism: scientists as politicians; Epilogue.
Responsibility: Elazar Barkan.

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'[This book] is informative, lucid and ambitious.' Bill Schwarz, Race and Class 'Barkan's detailed narration of the theories and empirical research of scientists adds considerably to our Read more...

 
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