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Race, Culture, and the Intellectuals, 1940–1970

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Toward the end of World War II, scholars and writers reeling from the politics of racism stressed the unity of humankind, but by the early 1970s, dominant voices proclaimed ongoing diversity—sometimes irreconcilable antagonism—among human cultures. To study this transition from universalism to cultural particularism, Richard King focuses on the arguments of major thinkers, ...more
Paperback, 416 pages
Published August 17th 2004 by Johns Hopkins University Press (first published August 11th 2004)
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