Re: Anthropology and "Race-Mixing" (was Re: Adolf Hitler - Racist?)

John Morris (
Thu, 24 Aug 1995 00:09:43 GMT

Thomas Kavanagh <> wrote:

> (John Morris) wrote:
>>Sorry for the crosspost folks, but I thought the opinion of an
>>anthropologist might be of use here.
>>Did the Franz Boas or his "school" ever promote "race-mixing"?

>No, because Boas and his "school", that is, most of cultural anthropology
>today have given up on the concept of race altogether. We do not know
>what a race is, where one begins, where it ends, in either time or space.

Many thanks to Dr. Kavanagh for this.

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