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From Boas to Black power : racism, liberalism, and American anthropology

Author: Mark Anderson
Publisher: Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2019]
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Genre/Form: History
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Anderson, Mark, 1969-
From Boas to Black power.
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2019
(DLC) 2018035364
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Anderson
ISBN: 9781503607286 1503607283 9781503607873 1503607879
OCLC Number: 1045666471
Description: ix, 262 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue : the custom of the country --
Introduction --
The anti-racist liberal Americanism of Boasian anthropology --
Franz Boas, miscegenation, and the white problem --
Ruth Benedict, "American" culture, and the color line --
Post-World War II anthropology and the social life of race and racism --
Charles Wagley, Marvin Harris, and the comparative study of race --
Black studies and the reinvention of anthropology --
Conclusion : anti-racism, liberalism, and anthropology in the age of Trump.
Responsibility: Mark Anderson.

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