Philosophy of Race

An Introduction

by Naomi Zack

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Book Description

Philosophy of Race: An Introduction provides plainly written access to a new subfield that has been in the background of philosophy since Plato and Aristotle. Part I provides an overview of ideas of race and ethnicity in the philosophical canon, egalitarian traditions, race in biology, and race in American and Continental Philosophy. Part II addresses race as it operates in life through colonialism and development, social constructions and institutions, racism, political philosophy, and gender. This book constructs an outline that will serve as a resource for students, nonspecialists, and general readers in thinking, talking, and writing about philosophy of race.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Philosophy of Race ebook for free in PDF format (2.4 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Philosophy
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Published
2018
Pages
269
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319787282
ISBN10
3319787284
ISBN13 Digital
9783319787299
ISBN10 Digital
3319787292
PDF Size
2.4 MB
License
CC BY

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