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A Realist Metaphysics of Race [electronic resource]: A Context-Sensitive, Short-Term Retentionist, Long-Term Revisionist Approach

Jeremy Pierce
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, 2015.
Language
English
ISBN
9780739175606 (cloth : alk. paper), 9780739175613 (ebook)
Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • Natural kinds and the analogy of species
  • Natural kinds and race
  • Classic anti-realism
  • Glasgow's anti-realism
  • Social construction and biological constructionism
  • Races and the metaphysics of objects and groups
  • Context-sensitive features of racial classification
  • The ethics of the metaphysics of race
  • Colorblindness, implicit bias, and essentialized categories
  • Concluding reflections
  • Bibliography.
Description
Mode of access: World wide Web.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-160) and index.
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