colour of the skin in human relations. by Robert David George Philippus Simons

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Published by Elsevier; Van Nostrand in Amsterdam .

Written in English

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Pagination124p. :
Number of Pages124
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In a fascinating and wide-ranging discussion, Nina G. Jablonski begins with the biology and evolution of skin pigmentation, explaining how skin color changed as humans moved around the /5(26). It is not unusual for a dermatologist to concern himself with the subject of skin color.

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In the following excerpt from the introduction of Living Color (University of California Press, ), Jablonski explains her personal connection to the "meaning of skin color." We are united, and divided, by our skin color.

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Human skin color is quite variable around the world. It ranges from a very dark brown among some Africans, Australian Aborigine s, and Melanesians to a near yellowish pink among some N orth ern Europeans.

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Skin Color •As one of the most conspicuous human polytypic variations, skin color has probably attracted more scholarly attention than any other aspect of human variability •Skin color has served as a primary feature in most systems of racial classification Measurement of Skin Color •B yt h ela rfo n ic u, w anthropologists still had no.

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