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1st Edition

The Idea Of Race

ISBN 9780429311703
Published July 16, 2019 by Routledge
200 Pages

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Book Description

This book deals with the study of race relations as a general body of knowledge which tries to bring together in a common framework studies of group relations in different countries. It explores the intellectual context within which the old conception of race relations arose.

Table of Contents

The intellectual inheritance -- The racializing of the West -- The racializing of the world -- A nineteenth-century racial philosophy: Charles Kingsley -- Social Darwinism -- Social interaction -- Structure and function -- Ethnogenesis -- The idea of racism

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Michael Banton