Fatal Invention

How Science, Politics, and Big Business Re-create Race in the Twenty-First Century
Product Number: EB00668021
Released: Apr 21, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781595586919
Publisher: The New Press
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Description

This groundbreaking book by the acclaimed Dorothy Roberts examines how the myth of biological concept of race-revived by purportedly cutting-edge science, race-specific drugs, genetic testing, and DNA databases-continues to undermine a just society and promote inequality in a supposedly "post-racial" era. Named one of the ten best black nonfiction books 2011 by AFRO.com, Fatal Invention offers a timely and "provocative analysis" (Nature) of race, science, and politics by one of the nation's leading legal scholars and social critics.

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Author(s): Dorothy Roberts
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Jun 14, 2011

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