‘Race’ and Difference: Orientalism and Western Concepts
Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
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Khan, S. A. 2006. ‘Race’ and Difference: Orientalism and Western Concepts. eLS. .
- Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
Western thought has historically used science to promote racial difference and superiority. This pursuit may adversely affect the approach to scientific research in modern genetics.