The Ethnic Phenomenon
A gem of a book for scholars in race and ethnic relations and sociobiology. . . . Van den Berghe analyzes various forms that race and ethnic relations have displayed including colonial empires, slavery, middleman minorities, caste systems, and assimilation. The causes and consequences of these systems are brilliantly teased out employing historical and crosscultural examples. Libraries with any work at all on race and ethnic relations or sociobiology should acquire this book. Choice
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THE NEED FOR A BROADER PARADIGM : GENES , ENVIRONMENT AND
CULTURE Increasingly over the last decade , it became clear to me that it was
not enough to compare human societies with each other — and most assuredly
that ability of individual recognition is often taxed beyond our biological potential ,
any human of normal intelligence has no difficulty recognizing several hundred
individuals with whom he interacts regularly . Until a few thousand years ago ...
There is no denying the reality of genetic differences in frequencies of alleles
between human groups . None of these differences , however , has yet been
shown to bear any functional relationship with the social attribution of racial ...
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