Beyond Racism: Some Opinions about Racialism and American Archaeology

  title={Beyond Racism: Some Opinions about Racialism and American Archaeology},
  author={Roger C. Echo-Hawk and Roger Zimmerman},
  journal={The American Indian Quarterly},
  pages={461 - 485}
The scrutiny of racism as a cultural practice is well established in scholarship and in American public discourse. The underlying problem of race itself is also a common topic in academic writings and is a matter of everincreasing consensus in anthropology and biology. But the significance of race as an inherently flawed interpretation of human biological diversity has yet to register in many realms of scholarship and in the public mind. What does it mean that race has little or no biological… Expand
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