How to Argue With a Racist

How to Argue With a Racist: History, Science, Race and Reality

Non-Fiction, Languages & Reference, Dictionaries & Reference, Popular Science
Paperback Published on: 04/02/2021
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How to Argue With a Racist
Deftly debunking race-related myths through the lens of genetics
Injecting wry humour and quick wit into a pragmatic attack on racism, Rutherford exposes prejudices to which even the most humanitarian of us may unconscio... READ MORE
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Waterstones Non-Fiction Book of the Month for February 2021 Updated edition includes a new Preface from the author A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week Racist pseudoscience may be on the rise, but science is no ally to racists. Instead science and history can be powerful allies against bigotry, granting us the clearest view of how people actually are, rather than how we judge them to be. How to Argue With a Racist dismantles outdated notions of race by illuminating what modern genetics can and can't tell us about human difference. It is a vital manifesto for a twenty-first century understanding of human evolution and variation, and a timely weapon against the misuse of science to justify racism.

  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
  • ISBN: 9781474611251
  • Number of pages: 224
  • Weight: 200g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 26 mm

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