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Introduction

FRANCISCO BETHENCOURT

in Racism and Ethnic Relations in the Portuguese-Speaking World

Published by British Academy

Published in print August 2012 | ISBN: 9780197265246
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191754197 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5871/bacad/9780197265246.003.0001

Series: Proceedings of the British Academy

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This Introduction explains both the origins of this book, in a conference held at King's College London in 2009, and the questions that structure it, pointing out historical continuities and discontinuities, tensions between taxonomy and practice, historical visions (from Hegel to Humboldt, Freyre to Boxer) and recent angles of analysis.

Keywords: race; racism; ethnic relations; prejudice; discrimination; slave trade; slavery; abolition; white supremacy; Hegel

Chapter.  6816 words. 

Subjects: Colonialism and Imperialism

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