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Unformatted text preview: lancholy,stiff.Hairblack eyesdark severe, haughty,covetous.Coveredwithloose garments.Ruledbybelief(oropinions).  Homosapiensafer:Black,phlegmatic (sluggish),relaxed.Hairblack,frizzled.Skin silky noseflat lipstumid(swollen) crafty, indolent,negligent.Anointshimselfwithgrease. Ruledbycaprice(orimpulse).  Racism beliefthat  intellect andculturalfactorsare  inherited withphysicalcharacteristics      (nextslide biologicaldeterminism) Racejustifiedsocialinequalitiesasnatural ItusesculturallydefinedvariablestotypifyALLmembers ofparticularpopulations Ummm  Raceassumesthatone'sowngroupissuperior Ethnocentrism! Raceisaculturalphenomenonfound worldwide Raceorracismiseverywhere,buttherearedifferencescross culturallyintermsofhowimportantitisinthevalueand  Professor L.M. Smolich SDSU Fall 2011 2 10/23/2011 Part II: Cell Biology through Race Lecture 12: Biological Anthropology and Race Lecture Topic  Biological Determinism Anthropology 101 ToDividePeople(intogroups)BasedUpon theConceptofRaceisaNewIdea  Thefalsebeliefthatthere Ancientsocietiesrarelydividedpeopleaccording tophysicaldifferences,butrathertheyused categoriesofreligion,status,class,andeven language Dividingpeoplebyrace     hasonlybeguninthe     lastseveralhundredyears   (especiallywith    imperialism/colonialism),    andonlyinsomeplaces thus, RACEisNOTauniversaldistinction isarelationshipbetween physicaltraitssuchasskin colororsex,andcertain behavioraltraits,suchas Intelligence Morality Workethic Sexuality andotherbehaviors Thesearebiologicallydetermined  EuropeanColonialEmpires,1938 FranzBoazandPhysicalAnthropology(1900) Foundnodirectlinksamongrace,brainsize,cranialcapacity, andintelligencelevels(e.g.SamuelGeorgeMortonandMadisonGrant)  Theseareideologicaljustificationstoracism,theHolocaust, slavery,Apartheidandcolonialism   Forensic anthropologists useracialcategories Theseareusedpurely forpurposesof identification Thereisnoassumption thatshapedictates culture,intelligence, morality,etc. Caucasoid EthnicityToday Mongoloid Negroid Amorerecentand functionaldefinitionof  an    separatefromphysical characteristics Objectiveaspects anethnic grouphasobservable,shared symbols Subjectiveaspects a...
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