Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-182) and index.
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.
"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"--Amazon.com.