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Author Zack, Naomi, author
Title Philosophy of race : an introduction / by Naomi Zack
Imprint Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018
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Descript 1 online resource (xix, 258 pages) : illustrations, digital ; 24 cm
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Series Palgrave philosophy today
Palgrave philosophy today
Note 1. Ideas of Race in the Canonical History of Philosophy -- 2. Egalitarian Spiritual and Legal Traditions -- 3. Race according to Biological Science -- 4. Ideas of Race in 20th Century American and Continental Philosophy -- 5. Ethnicity and Related Forms of Race -- 6. Social Construction and Racial Identities -- 7. Racism and Neo-Racisms -- 8. Race in Contemporary Life -- 9. Political Philosophy, Law, and Public Policy -- 10. Feminism, Gender, and Race
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
Host Item Springer eBooks
Subject Race -- Philosophy -- Textbooks
Race relations -- Philosophy -- Textbooks
Social sciences -- Philosophy -- Textbooks
Critical theory -- Textbooks
Critical Theory
African American Culture
Philosophy of Man
Social Philosophy
African Literature
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