Re: BELL CURVE CRITIC EXPOSED?
Barbara Saunders (email@example.com)
Tue, 7 Feb 1995 01:05:44 GMT
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> writes:
>firstname.lastname@example.org (Frosch) wrote:
>> actually, the confusion of definitions is worse than i had
>> picked up in passing. the use of 'african-AMERICAN' to mean
>> any person of african descent, i could _just_ manage to forgive
>I was talking about Americans.
>> as an americocentric slip of the tongue. but using "hindu" as
>> a designator of "race"??
>I wasn't using "hindu" as a designator of "race". I was using
>the statistical fact that not a lot of Africans are Hindu.
But *you used Hinduism as a designator of "not being of the African
*race." If you're basing "African race" on lack of correlation with
a given religion, that really points to a lack of meaninful