The Status of the Race Concept in Contemporary Biological Anthropology: A Review

@article{trkalj2007TheSO,
  title={The Status of the Race Concept in Contemporary Biological Anthropology: A Review},
  author={Goran {\vS}trkalj},
  journal={The Anthropologist},
  year={2007},
  volume={9},
  pages={73 - 78}
}
  • G. Štrkalj
  • Published 1 January 2007
  • Geography
  • The Anthropologist
Abstract The race concept dominated the study of human biological variation for centuries. Prior to, and especially after, the Second World War, a number of anthropologists questioned the scientific value of the concept, initiating a debate over ‘the existence of human races’. Research suggests that the debate has still not been resolved, as significant differences exist among anthropologists from different countries and regions of the world. In some places the concept of race seems to be… 
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