An expose of resurgent racialism in science. Genetics and human anthropology were often deeply racist disciplines before World War II. Hierarchies of intelligence and ability were drawn up, not only in Nazi Germany but in the USA and Europe. This book shows how these ideas are re-emerging.
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Marek Kohn examines the resurgent racialism in science in a timely expose. The ideas, which exploit anxieties about race and social breakdown and their defenders, are analysed in this book."
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Book Description VINTAGE, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 009941001X