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Book review: the myth of race: the troubling persistence of an unscientific idea by Robert Wald Sussman

Hölsgens, Sander (2014) Book review: the myth of race: the troubling persistence of an unscientific idea by Robert Wald Sussman. LSE Review of Books (08 Dec 2014). Website.

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Abstract

In The Myth of Race, Robert Sussman aims to explore how race emerged as a social construct from early biblical justifications to the pseudoscientific studies of today. Sander Hölsgens finds a detailed and reflective account covering the rise and fall of eugenics.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2014 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 2.0; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
Sets: Collections > LSE Review of Books
Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2017 13:36
Last Modified: 03 Feb 2020 00:29
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/73881

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