The Resource The race question in modern science

The race question in modern science

Label
The race question in modern science
Title
The race question in modern science
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Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN320
LC item number
.U52
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Race
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Label
The race question in modern science
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ch. 1 Racial myths / by Juan Comas. General observations on racial prejudices and myths -- The myth of blood and of the inferiority of crossbreeds -- Colour prejudice: the Negro myth -- The Jewish myth -- The myth of 'Aryan' or 'Nordic' superiority -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- ch. 2 Race and society / by Kenneth Little. Introduction -- The South African case -- The Brazilian and Hawaiian cases -- The British case -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- ch. 3 The Jewish people: a biological history / by Harry L. Shapiro. The traces of the past -- The genesis of the Jews -- The chosen people -- The promised land -- The diaspora -- In the fullness of time -- Bibliography -- ch. 4 Race and culture / by Michel Leiris. Scope and concept of 'race' -- Man and his cultures -- There is no inborn racial aversion -- Bibliography -- ch. 5 Race and history / by Claude Lévi-Strauss. Race and culture -- The diversity of cultures -- The ethnocentric attitude -- Archaic and primitive cultures -- The idea of progress -- 'Stationary' and 'cumulative' history -- The place of Western civilization -- ch. 6 Race and biology / by L.C. Dunn. Introduction -- What is race? -- Heredity and environment -- The origin of biological differences -- How races form -- A biologist's view of race -- Race separation and race fusion -- Bibliography -- ch. 7 The significance of racial differences / by G.M. Morant. Introduction -- The literary discussion of differences between groups of people -- Definition of the problem -- Racial differences in body characters -- Racial differences in mental characters -- The significance of racial differences -- ch. 8 Race mixture / by Harry L. Shapiro. Introduction -- Numbers and distinctions -- Race mixture- a modern problem -- Biological considerations -- Down to cases -- Final remarks -- Bibliography -- ch. 9 The roots of prejudice / by Arnold M. Rose. Introduction -- Personal advantage as a cause of prejudice -- Ignorance of other groups of people as a cause of prejudice -- Racism, or the 'superiority complex', as a cause of prejudice -- Ignorance of the costs of prejudice as a source of prejudice -- The transmission of prejudice to children -- The psychology of prejudice -- Prejudice as a warping of the personality -- Conclusion -- ch. 10 Race and Psychology / by Otto Klineberg. Introduction -- Social and cultural factors -- Effects of changes in the environment -- Some related problems -- ch. 11 Race relations and mental health / by Marie Jahoda. Introduction -- The psychological function of prejudice -- The psycho-genetic origin of prejudice -- Prejudice and mental health -- Is prejudice inevitable? -- Bibliography
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
373 pages
Lccn
57000394
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)3111494
Label
The race question in modern science
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ch. 1 Racial myths / by Juan Comas. General observations on racial prejudices and myths -- The myth of blood and of the inferiority of crossbreeds -- Colour prejudice: the Negro myth -- The Jewish myth -- The myth of 'Aryan' or 'Nordic' superiority -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- ch. 2 Race and society / by Kenneth Little. Introduction -- The South African case -- The Brazilian and Hawaiian cases -- The British case -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- ch. 3 The Jewish people: a biological history / by Harry L. Shapiro. The traces of the past -- The genesis of the Jews -- The chosen people -- The promised land -- The diaspora -- In the fullness of time -- Bibliography -- ch. 4 Race and culture / by Michel Leiris. Scope and concept of 'race' -- Man and his cultures -- There is no inborn racial aversion -- Bibliography -- ch. 5 Race and history / by Claude Lévi-Strauss. Race and culture -- The diversity of cultures -- The ethnocentric attitude -- Archaic and primitive cultures -- The idea of progress -- 'Stationary' and 'cumulative' history -- The place of Western civilization -- ch. 6 Race and biology / by L.C. Dunn. Introduction -- What is race? -- Heredity and environment -- The origin of biological differences -- How races form -- A biologist's view of race -- Race separation and race fusion -- Bibliography -- ch. 7 The significance of racial differences / by G.M. Morant. Introduction -- The literary discussion of differences between groups of people -- Definition of the problem -- Racial differences in body characters -- Racial differences in mental characters -- The significance of racial differences -- ch. 8 Race mixture / by Harry L. Shapiro. Introduction -- Numbers and distinctions -- Race mixture- a modern problem -- Biological considerations -- Down to cases -- Final remarks -- Bibliography -- ch. 9 The roots of prejudice / by Arnold M. Rose. Introduction -- Personal advantage as a cause of prejudice -- Ignorance of other groups of people as a cause of prejudice -- Racism, or the 'superiority complex', as a cause of prejudice -- Ignorance of the costs of prejudice as a source of prejudice -- The transmission of prejudice to children -- The psychology of prejudice -- Prejudice as a warping of the personality -- Conclusion -- ch. 10 Race and Psychology / by Otto Klineberg. Introduction -- Social and cultural factors -- Effects of changes in the environment -- Some related problems -- ch. 11 Race relations and mental health / by Marie Jahoda. Introduction -- The psychological function of prejudice -- The psycho-genetic origin of prejudice -- Prejudice and mental health -- Is prejudice inevitable? -- Bibliography
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
373 pages
Lccn
57000394
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)3111494

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