References from 27 Oct 2021 departmental seminar, "What do biostatisticians need to know about race, ethnicity, sex, and gender?" (Lauren Samuels)

  • Human race as social rather than biological construct
    • Roberts, D. FATAL INVENTION: HOW SCIENCE, POLITICS, AND BIG BUSINESS RE-CREATE RACE IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY (The New Press, 2011). (quote in slides is from p.129)
    • Saini, A. Superior: The Return of Race Science (Beacon Press, 2019).
    • Wilkerson, I. Caste: The origins of our discontents (Random House, 2020).
    • Templeton, A. R. (2013). Biological races in humans. Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, 44(3), 262–271.
    • Pew Research Center materials on U.S. census history:

-- LaurieSamuels - 28 Oct 2021
Topic revision: r1 - 28 Oct 2021, LaurieSamuels

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