On the Concept of Race in Chinese Biological Anthropology: Alive and Well

  title={On the Concept of Race in Chinese Biological Anthropology: Alive and Well},
  author={Qian Wang and Goran Trkalj and Li Sun},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  pages={403 - 403}
Kaszycka and Štrkalj’s (CA 43:229–36) survey of the attitudes of Polish biological anthropologists toward the concept of race showed notable differences from those revealed by similar studies in the United States. Our own survey, conducted with a Chinese sample, revealed more such national differences. We examined the status of the concept of race in China through a survey of articles in Acta Anthropologica Sinica, China’s only journal of biological anthropology. From the journal’s inception in… 
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