Loading, please wait...
:

product description page

Race and Human Diversity : A Biocultural Approach - 2 New by Robert L. Anemone (Hardcover)

Race and Human Diversity : A Biocultural Approach -  2 New by Robert L. Anemone (Hardcover) - image 1 of 1
Shipping
not available
Not in stores

About this item

Race and Human Diversity is an introduction to the study of human diversity in both its biological and cultural dimensions. Robert L. Anemone examines the biological basis of human difference and how humans have biologically and culturally adapted to life in different environments. The book discusses the history of the race concept, evolutionary theory, human genetics, and the connections between racial classifications and racism. It invites students to question the existence of race as biology, but to recognize race as a social construction with significant implications for the lived experience of individuals and populations.

This second edition has been thoroughly revised, with new material on human genetic diversity, developmental plasticity and epigenetics. There is additional coverage of the history of eugenics; race in US history, citizenship and migration; affirmative action; and white privilege and the burden of race. Fully accessible for undergraduate students with no prior knowledge of genetics or statistics, this is a key text for any student taking an introductory class on race or human diversity.

Number of Pages: 216 p. ;
Genre: Social Science
Sub-Genre: Anthropology
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Book theme: Physical, General
Author: Robert L. Anemone
Language: English
Street Date: March 4, 2019
TCIN: 53576043
UPC: 9781138894471
Item Number (DPCI): 248-11-5794
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.


*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.