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Race for theory and the biophobia hypothesis

humanics, humanimals, and macroanthropology

by Melvin D. Williams

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

  • Race.,
  • Race awareness.,
  • Human behavior.,
  • Phobias.,
  • Behavior evolution.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-182) and index.

    StatementMelvin D. Williams.
    LC ClassificationsGN269 .W56 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 188 p. ;
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL672041M
    ISBN 100275960765
    LC Control Number97018063

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