The Meaning of Race: Race, History and Culture in Western Society (Hardback)Kenan Malik (author)
Hardback 323 Pages / Published: 12/07/1996
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In The Meaning of Race, Kenan Malik throws new light on the nature and origins of ideas of racial difference. Arguing that the concept of 'race' is a means through which Western society has come to understand the relationship between humanity, society and nature, the book re-examines the relationship between Enlightenment thought and racial discourse, clarifies the nature of scientific racism, and presents a critique of postmodern theories of cultural 'difference'.
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages: 323
Weight: 660 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 14 mm
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