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Product Description: The Handbook of Communication History addresses central ideas, social practices, and media of communication as they have developed across time, cultures, and world geographical regions. It attends to both the varieties of communication in world history and the historical investigation of those forms in communication and media studies...read more
By Robert T. Craig (editor), John P. Jackson, Jr. (editor), Janice Peck (editor) and Peter Simonson (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415892599 | Routledge, December 10, 2012, cover price $325.00 | About this edition: The Handbook of Communication History addresses central ideas, social practices, and media of communication as they have developed across time, cultures, and world geographical regions.

Paperback:

9780415892605 | Routledge, December 10, 2012, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The Handbook of Communication History addresses central ideas, social practices, and media of communication as they have developed across time, cultures, and world geographical regions.

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Product Description: Since the eighteenth century when natural historians created the idea of distinct racial categories, scientific findings on race have been a double-edged sword. For some antiracists, science holds the promise of one day providing indisputable evidence to help eradicate racism...read more

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9781851094486, titled "Race, Racism, And Science,: Social Impact And Interaction" | Abc-Clio Inc, October 15, 2004, cover price $83.00 | About this edition: A provocative overview of the history of the race concept in European and American science, based on current research that shows how race and science grew together in Western thought.

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9780813537368 | Rutgers Univ Pr, November 15, 2005, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Since the eighteenth century when natural historians created the idea of distinct racial categories, scientific findings on race have been a double-edged sword.

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Product Description: In one of the twentieth century's landmark Supreme Court cases, Brown v. Board of Education, social scientists such as Kenneth Clark helped to convince the Supreme Court Justices of the debilitating psychological effects of racism and segregation...read more

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9780814742662 | New York Univ Pr, December 1, 2001, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: In one of the twentieth century's landmark Supreme Court cases, Brown v.

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9780814742679 | New York Univ Pr, September 1, 2005, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: In one of the twentieth century's landmark Supreme Court cases, Brown v.

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Product Description: In this fascinating examination of the intriguing but understudied period following the landmark Brown v. Board of Education decision, John Jackson examines the scientific case aimed at dismantling the legislation.Offering a trenchant assessment of the so-called scientific evidence, Jackson focuses on the 1959 formation of the International Society for the Advancement of Ethnology and Eugenics (IAAEE), whose expressed function was to objectively investigate racial differences and publicize their findings...read more

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9780814742716 | New York Univ Pr, August 30, 2005, cover price $79.00 | About this edition: In this fascinating examination of the intriguing but understudied period following the landmark Brown v.

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Product Description: Recent scholarship has argued that "race" is a fairly recent concept in Western thought and arose concurrently with modern science. Yet, in recent decades, science has been a powerful tool employed against racialist thinking. How is it that science has been a factor for both the rise of racialist thinking and its demise? This volume of essays, drawn from the journals Isis and Osiris, demonstrates that race and political and social ideologies have interacted in complex and unexpected ways...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780226389349 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 1, 2002, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Recent scholarship has argued that "race" is a fairly recent concept in Western thought and arose concurrently with modern science.

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9780226389356 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 1, 2002, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Recent scholarship has argued that "race" is a fairly recent concept in Western thought and arose concurrently with modern science.

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