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Race, nature and culture

an anthropological perspective

by Peter Wade

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Published by Pluto Press in London, Sterling, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Race.,
  • Race relations.,
  • Culture.,
  • Kinship.,
  • Sociobiology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-146) and index.

    StatementPeter Wade.
    SeriesAnthropology, culture, and society
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN269 .W23 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 150 p. ;
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3551651M
    ISBN 100745314597, 0745314546
    LC Control Number2002000698

      New Book Takes on Race as Cultural Construct. “Once we acknowledge that race is not a fact of nature or biology, but a fact of nature/culture — real as lived experience in a society of. Lexington Books publishes both standalone titles and titles in a broad array of series that span the social sciences and humanities. Our series, listed by discipline below, are edited by established scholars who work with in-house editors to shape their series and contribute to the discourse within their fields.

    models within a culture. A culture’s heroes are expressed in the culture’s myths, which can be the subject of novels and other forms of literature (Rushing & Frentz, ). Janice Hocker Rushing () has argued, for example, that an enduring myth in U.S. culture, as seen in films, is the rugged individualist cowboy of the American Size: KB.   Why race science is on the rise again After the second world war, the belief that differences between so-called ‘races’ are genetic became taboo. Now, with the far .

      'The Tree Of Life': Need We Choose Between Grace And Nature?: Cosmos And Culture The Tree of Life, Terrence Malick's latest film, confronts some of the deepest questions of we.   The only ‘race’ in America is the human race. The concept of race cannot helpfully explain social distinctions in the United States. Replacing the notion of race with the notion of culture is unhelpful (culture cannot do the work race is supposed to do). Instead of race, we should speak of ‘racial identity’ when analyzing social phenomena.


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