The Meaning of Race: Race, History and Culture in Western Society

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    In The Meaning of Race, Kenan Malik throws new light on the nature and origins of ideas of racial difference. Arguing that the concept of 'race' is a means through which Western society has come to understand the relationship between humanity, society and nature, the book re-examines the relationship between Enlightenment thought and racial discourse, clarifies the nature of scientific racism, and presents a critique of postmodern theories of cultural 'difference'.

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    Number of Pages: 323
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780333628584
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    Listed in: Social issues & processes, Ethnic minorities & multicultural studies, Physical anthropology
    Publisher: Red Globe Press

    Books by Kenan Malik

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