The Idea of Race : Readings in Philosophy, Paperback Book

The Idea of Race : Readings in Philosophy Paperback

Edited by Tommy L. Lott


A survey of the historical development of the idea of race, this anthology offers pre-twentieth century theories about the concept of race, classic twentieth century sources reiterating and contesting ideas of race as scientific, and several philosophically relevant essays that discuss the issues presented.

A general Introduction gives an overview of the readings.

Headnotes introduce each selection. Includes suggested further readings.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
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  • Category: Philosophy
  • ISBN: 9780872204584

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