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The science and politics of race in Mexico and the United States, 1910-1950

Author: Karin Alejandra Rosemblatt
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this history of the social and human sciences in twentieth-century Mexico and the United States, Karin Alejandra Rosemblatt reveals the intricate connections among the development of science, the concept of race in North America, and policy toward indigenous peoples. Her focus is on the anthropologists, sociologists, biologists, physicians, and other experts who collaborated across borders in the midst of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karin Alejandra Rosemblatt
ISBN: 9781469636399 1469636395 9781469636405 1469636409
OCLC Number: 1001340589
Description: xiii, 255 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Liberalism, race, nation, modernity --
Science and nation in an age of evolution and eugenics, 1910-1934 --
Mexican indigenismo and the international fraternity of science --
Migration, U.S. race thinking, and Pan-American anthropology --
Science and nation in an age of modernization and antiracist populism, 1930-1950 --
From cultural pluralism to a global science of acculturation in the United States --
Cultural and economic evolution, pluralism, and categorization in Mexico --
Race, culture, and class.
Responsibility: Karin Alejandra Rosemblatt.

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In this history of the social and human sciences in Mexico and the United States, Karin Alejandra Rosemblatt reveals intricate connections among the development of science, the concept of race, and  Read more...

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