ethnocentrism

Uploaded on Nov 20, 2011 The lecture of Jerzy Vetulani, “Aggresion and empathy — a surprising mixture”, given during the 15th Kraków Methodological Conference – The Emotional Brain: From the Humanities to Neuroscience and Back Again. The main organizer of the conference was Copernicus Center for Interdisciplinary Studies and its special guest was Joseph LeDoux. […]

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the Myth of Race

Uploaded on Jan 31, 2008 One of the leading authorities on race and science, Troy Duster discusses how the understanding of race is being reshaped by the genomics revolution. Sometimes unintentionally and sometimes not so innocently, genomics may be generating a new and more sophisticated racism, not so different from the eugenics-based and criminological racism […]

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Area Racism and Black Mortality

Association between an Internet-Based Measure of Area Racism and Black Mortality David H. Chae , Sean Clouston, Mark L. Hatzenbuehler, Michael R. Kramer, Hannah L. F. Cooper, Sacoby M. Wilson, Seth I. Stephens-Davidowitz, Robert S. Gold, Bruce G. Link Published: April 24, 2015 http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0122963 Abstract Racial disparities in health are well-documented and represent a significant […]

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The morality of evolution

The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex is a book on evolutionary theory by English naturalist Charles Darwin, first published in 1871. It was Darwin’s second book on evolutionary theory, following his 1859 work, On the Origin of Species, in which he explored the concept of natural selection. In The Descent of Man, Darwin applies evolutionary theory to human evolution, and […]

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David Hilbert

David Hilbert (German: [ˈdaːvɪt ˈhɪlbɐt]; January 23, 1862 – February 14, 1943) was a German mathematician. He is recognized as one of the most influential and universal mathematicians of the 19th and early 20th centuries. Hilbert discovered and developed a broad range of fundamental ideas in many areas, including invariant theory and the axiomatization of […]

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