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Evolution of Racism The Human Differences and the Use and Abuse of Science

Pat Shipman ï 1 SUMMARY

His book to refresh in my #Social Darwinism Wasis To Reacuaint With #Darwinism wasis to reacuaint myself with regarding eugenics and to acuaint myself with advances in physical anthropology and genetics I also thought the historical material would be apropos given the current political climate regarding immigration blacklivesmatter and Islamophobia This book satisfies my 2016 Reading Challenge read a nonfiction book about science. Racters such as Darwin Thomas Huxley and Ashley Montagu and introduces general readers to less well known but influential igures such as Ernst Haeckel the scientific ather of the eugenics movement and Carleton Coon the last of the great anthropologistexplorers whose life long work on racial differences became the center of a bitter academic eud that spilled over into public of a bitter academic eud that spilled over into public A sober and sobering examination of the most volatileuestions about human differences The Evolution of Racism is a scientific and intellectual history that will open the topic or much needed discussion and open our minds along the Nd insightful ride of the distortion and abuse of the Evolution #of Man that was used to justify racism with scientific evidence This book is an in depth discussion of evolution specifically #Man that was used to justify racism with scientific evidence This book is an in depth discussion of evolution specifically it has been used and misused by people to justify their ideas concerning race It begins with Darwin s The Origin of the Species and continues to the present with the identification of genetic markers I wanted to read Arrative that mixes science and history theories and personalities Pat Shipman explains the original controversy over evolution in Darwin's time; the corruption of theory into eugenics; the between laboratory research in genetics and ield work in physical anthropology and biology which gave rise to the new synthesis of modern evolutionary biology which in turn cast new light on the age old debate over nature verses nurture; and the continuing controversies over the heritability Of Intelligence Criminal Behavior And Other Traits The Evolution Of intelligence criminal behavior and other traits The Evolution of gives a resh picture of amiliar cha. Too garrulous or my liking An absolutely amazing book on how Evolution has been used as a tool to justify racism Well and engagingly written it was one of the 2 nonfiction books that I devoured cover to cover in college as opposed to skimming through just to pass a test This book starts with the beginning process and publication of The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin It takes the reader on a colorful Ever since Charles Darwin irst wrote about the descent of man the differences between the human races have been the subject of the most enduring controversy over the origin of the species Evolutionary theory has been used and abused as a of the species Evolutionary theory has been used and abused as a justification or intellectual weapon by racists and anti racists alike Careers have been made and broken lives dedicated or sacrificed societies destroyed and wars ought over what Darwin called the #value of the differences among humankind evolution #of the differences among humankind The Evolution Racism a history of both evolutionary theory and ideas about race and racism In an intellectually engaging ,