1 conversely some groups do not fit into a race

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Unformatted text preview: nineteenth century, “scientific” ram asserted the superiority of Caucasians (specifically Anglo- Saxons) and this was used as justification for genocide, imperialism and immigration restriction. Classification By Race Is Not Scientifically Useful The concept of race is of limited usefulness. Although it is supposed to be a biological- based categorization, it is in fact not very effective in explaining current biological responses. Human beings belong to the same species and while it is possible that one human group may have some genetic advantages in response to such factors as climate and dietary resources, these differences are small and greatly out- numbered by commonalities. With social disadvantages eliminated, there are no differences in native intelligence...
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