Everyone Is African: How Science Explodes the Myth of Race
Daniel J. Fairbanks
Prometheus Books, $18
What does science say about race? In this book, a distinguished research geneticist presents abundant evidence showing that traditional notions about distinct racial differences have little scientific foundation. In short, racism is not just morally wrong; it has no basis in fact.
The author lucidly describes in detail the factors that have led to the current scientific consensus about race. Both geneticists and anthropologists now generally agree that the human species originated in sub...Read More >