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Characters ó The Myth of Race Ë PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ ☆ [PDF / Epub] ★ The Myth of Race By Robert Wald Sussman ✩ – Gym-apparel.co.uk Biological races do not exist and never have This view is shared by all scientists who study variation in human populatioIes that fed straight into Nazi genocide Sussman examines how opponents of eugenics guided by the German American anthropologist Franz Boas's new scientifically supported concept of culture exposed fallacies in racist thinkingAlthough eugenics is now widely discredited some groups and individuals today claim a new scientific basis for old racist assumptions Pondering the continuing influence of racist research and thought despite all evidence to the contrary Sussman explains why when it comes to race too many people still mistake bigotry for scien. Great scholarly book about the history of racism and scientific racism Even as a anti racist this book had some new information on scientific findings of human diversity But the main aim of this book is tracing the history of racist movements and debunking their claims with actual scienceBiggest problem is it centrality to US politics European modern far right is not analyzed here Second is that this book is too detailed It traced meticulously the lives of eugenicists and race realists in lengths that i did not care for Still a great recourse against the most dangerous myth of our age
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Ng how sixteenth century theories of racial degeneration became a crucial justification for Western imperialism and slavery In the nineteenth century these theories fused with Darwinism to produce the highly influential and pernicious eugenics movement Believing that traits from cranial shape to raw intelligence were immutable eugenicists developed hierarchies that classified certain races especially fair skinned Aryans as superior to others These ideologues proposed programs of intelligence testing selective breeding and human sterilization polic. Anyone who understands evolutionary biology and genetics knows that the notion of human races is not a biological or scientific one The author does a good job of presenting the history of race and racism from the time of the Spanish Inuisitions to the 21st century Read it and see how the racists of today are really no different than those of the past although some are subtle sharing the same language bigoted hatred and same myth based notions found in polygenism monogenism eugenics and 'scientific racism'
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The Myth of RaceBiological races do not exist and never have This view is shared by all scientists who study variation in human populations Yet racial prejudice and intolerance based on the myth of race remain deeply ingrained in Western society In his powerful examination of a persistent false and poisonous idea Robert Sussman explores how race emerged as a social construct from early biblical justifications to the pseudoscientific studies of today The Myth of Race traces the origins The Myth PDFEPUB or of modern racist ideology to the Spanish Inuisition reveali. Used this as a textbook last year in Race and Ethnic Relations Highly recommended Well written and documented and covers all the important issues of why the world would care so much to make race real important in biology Extensive sections on eugenics Nazism scientific racism both in the out of the universities On the former he includes the most infamous Phillippe Rushton a biologist in Canada dead a couple years now Allah Rest His Soul who regularly claimed that Whites had the biggest brains and the smallest penises Blacks the biggest penises and smallest brains and Asians somewhere in the middle I saw a letter in a Science for the People study group in Boston meeting where EO Wilson the famous entomologist sociobiologist whom many don't know had racist tendencies in support of Rushton's tenure in the late 80s saying that most all biologists believed similarly to Rushton but were afraid to say so publically Silly political correctness not to support racial superiority theories I guess