10834Re: [evol-psych] Biological Theories of Race at the Millennium
- Mar 2, 2001On Thu, 1 Mar 2001, Ken Moore wrote:
> ... The undefinability and biological undetectabilityIs it not so that the phenotypic criteria used to define race
> of race is one of those things that I have known so long that I forget
> how I learnt it.
are no more or less precise than the phenotypic criteria used to define
sub-species taxa throughout the animal world.
I am not pretending to have general answers to the potential
social and political problems inherent in an evolutionary and
ethological approach to human behavior. I do think it is better to
confront these head-on rather than indulge in the kinds of semantic
games played by Rose and company.
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