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Unformatted text preview: Mongolians, American, Malayans 1906: Franz Boaz African Americans should be proud of their heritage Race does not exists as a biological category Biology of Race Phenotype and genotype Inconsistencies between phenotype and race: Melaninchemical in your skin that helps to protect you from the sun Vitamin Dhelps body to absorb calcium, sunlight helps the body to produce vitamin D. Skin color as adaptation Race as culture Race is a cultural category Taught and reinforced through our culture Racismcultural and ideological perception and evaluation of self and others according to racial identity Stereotypes...
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