The Idea of Race

The Arc of a Bad Idea: Understanding and Transcending Race  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 21, 2016
The Arc of a Bad Idea: Understanding and Transcending Race

The Arc of a Bad Idea: Understanding and Transcending Race by Carlos Hoyt
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0199386269 | 192 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

The Myth of Race: The Troubling Persistence of an Unscientific Idea  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by free4magazines at May 31, 2015
The Myth of Race: The Troubling Persistence of an Unscientific Idea

The Myth of Race: The Troubling Persistence of an Unscientific Idea
Language: English | PDF | ISBN-10: 0674417313 | 2014 | 384 pages | 1 MB

Biological races do not exist―and never have. This view is shared by all scientists who study variation in human populations. Yet racial prejudice and intolerance based on the myth of race remain deeply ingrained in Western society. In his powerful examination of a persistent, false, and poisonous idea, Robert Sussman explores how race emerged as a social construct from early biblical justifications to the pseudoscientific studies of today.
Divided by Faith and Ethnicity: Religious Pluralism and the Problem of Race in Guatemala

Andrea Althoff, "Divided by Faith and Ethnicity: Religious Pluralism and the Problem of Race in Guatemala"
English | ISBN: 161451710X | 2014 | 412 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Jeronimo Antonio Gil and the Idea of the Spanish Enlightenment  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at March 19, 2017
Jeronimo Antonio Gil and the Idea of the Spanish Enlightenment

Jeronimo Antonio Gil and the Idea of the Spanish Enlightenment
by Kelly Donahue-Wallace
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0826357342 | 400 Pages | PDF | 167 MB

Examining the career of a largely unstudied eighteenth-century engraver, this book establishes Jeronimo Antonio Gil, a man immersed within the complicated culture and politics of the Spanish empire, as a major figure in the history of both Spanish and Mexican art.

The Idea of Art Music in a Commercial World, 1800-1930  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at March 10, 2017
The Idea of Art Music in a Commercial World, 1800-1930

The Idea of Art Music in a Commercial World, 1800-1930
by Christina Bashford and Roberta Montemorra Marvin
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1783270659 | 369 Pages | PDF | 23.7 MB

Understanding how art music was portrayed and perceived in a modernizing marketplace, and how culture and commerce interacted, are the book's main goals.
Native American Whalemen and the World: Indigenous Encounters and the Contingency of Race

Native American Whalemen and the World: Indigenous Encounters and the Contingency of Race by Nancy Shoemaker
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1469622572, 1469636123 | 320 pages | PDF | 5,3 MB

Brother Bill : President Clinton and the Politics of Race and Class  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at March 2, 2017
Brother Bill : President Clinton and the Politics of Race and Class

Brother Bill : President Clinton and the Politics of Race and Class
by Daryl A. Carter
English | 2016 | ISBN: 155728699X | 336 Pages | PDF | 1.89 MB

Brother Bill examines President Clinton's political relationship with African Americans and illuminates the nuances of race and class at the end of the twentieth century, an era of technological, political, and social upheaval.
Decadent Subjects: The Idea of Decadence in Art, Literature, Philosophy, and Culture of the Fin de Siècle in Europe

Decadent Subjects: The Idea of Decadence in Art, Literature, Philosophy, and Culture of the Fin de Siècle in Europe by Charles Bernheimer
English | 2002 | ISBN: 0801867401 | 248 Pages | PDF | 894.21 KB

The Idea of a Moral Economy : Gerard of Siena on Usury, Restitution, and Prescription  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Feb. 12, 2017
The Idea of a Moral Economy : Gerard of Siena on Usury, Restitution, and Prescription

The Idea of a Moral Economy :
Gerard of Siena on Usury, Restitution, and Prescription

by Lawrin Armstrong
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1442643226 | 344 Pages | PDF | 3.61 MB

The Idea of a Moral Economy is the first modern edition and English translation of three questions disputed at the University of Paris in 1330 by the theologian Gerard of Siena.
That the Blood Stay Pure: African Americans, Native Americans, and the Predicament of Race and Identity in Virginia

That the Blood Stay Pure: African Americans, Native Americans, and the Predicament of Race and Identity in Virginia (Blacks in the Diaspora) by Arica L. Coleman
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0253010438 | 328 Pages | PDF | 3.00 MB