Re: Definition of Race

Jennifer Mansfield-Jones (
12 Feb 1995 16:26:23 GMT

In article <>,
Gerold Firl <> wrote:
>Last night I looked through the two books I own written by Gould; urchin in
>the storm and pandas thumb - looking for some examples of flagrant and
>outrageous ideologically based polemics. In all honesty, I couldn't find
>any. I guess I overstated my case. What I found instead was a more

Gould is silent at interesting points. One might expect that someone
with his interests in genetics and history would be in an excellent
position to offer a scathing analysis of Lysenkoism. I'm not aware
of any such, though I may have missed something.

In the unlikely event that the Jennifer Mansfield-Jones
Biology Department has an
official opinion, this isn't it.