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Rethinking Race : Franz Boas and His Contemporaries

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Rethinking Race : Franz Boas and His Contemporaries
Title
Rethinking Race
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Franz Boas and His Contemporaries
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Summary
In this thought-provoking reexamination of the history of ""racial science"" Vernon J. Williams argues that all current theories of race and race relations can be understood as extensions of or reactions to the theories formulated during the first half of the twentieth century. Williams explores these theories in a carefully crafted analysis of Franz Boas and his influence upon his contemporaries, especially W.E.B. DuBois, Booker T. Washington, George W. Ellis, and Robert E. Park. Historians have long recognized the monumental role Franz Boas played in eviscerating the racist worldview that pr
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Rethinking Race : Franz Boas and His Contemporaries
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Rethinking Race : Franz Boas and His Contemporaries
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130j233
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cr
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rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1 Franz Uri Boas's Paradox; 2 Boas and the African American Intelligentsia; 3 The Myths of Africa in the Writings of Booker T. Washington; 4 W.E.B. Du Bois, George W Ellis, and the Reconstruction of the Image of Africa; 5 Robert Ezra Park and American Race and Class Relations; Conclusion; Appendix: Toward an Ecumenical Mythistory; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; W; Y
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1 online resource (163 pages)
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9780813149080
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