Color, Race, and Genomic Ancestry in Brazil

@article{Santos2009ColorRA,
  title={Color, Race, and Genomic Ancestry in Brazil},
  author={R. Santos and Peter H Fry and S. Monteiro and M. C. Maio and J. Rodrigues and L. Bastos-Rodrigues and S. D. Pena},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  year={2009},
  volume={50},
  pages={787 - 819}
}
In the contemporary world, “race” narratives are so multifaceted that at times, different views of the concept appear mutually incompatible. In recent decades biologists, especially geneticists, have repeatedly stated that the notion of race does not apply to the human species. On the other hand, social scientists claim that race is highly significant in cultural, historical, and socioeconomic terms because it molds everyday social relations and because it is a powerful motivator for social and… Expand
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