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Author Fairbanks, Daniel J., author.

Title Everyone is African : how science explodes the myth of race / Daniel J. Fairbanks.

Publication Info. Amherst, New York : Prometheus Books, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    305.8 FAI    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction  New Shelf  305.8 FAI    Available
Description 191 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-182) and index.
Contents What is race? -- African origins -- Ancestry versus race -- "The color of their skin" -- Human diversity and health -- Human diversity and intelligence -- The perception of race.
Summary "What does science say about race? In this book a ... research geneticist [posits] that traditional notions about distinct racial differences have little scientific foundation. In short, racism is not just morally wrong; it has no basis in fact, [and] the author ... describes in detail the factors that have led to the current scientific consensus about race"
Subject Human population genetics.
Human genetics -- Variation.
Human evolution.
Added Title Everyone's African : how science explodes the myth of race
ISBN 9781633880184
1633880184 (pbk.)
9781633880191 (ebk.)

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