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ERIC Number: EJ573148
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0748-9633
The Destructive Nature of the Term "Race": Growing Beyond a False Paradigm.
Cameron, Susan Chavez; Wycoff, Susan Macias
Journal of Counseling & Development, v76 n3 p277-85 Sum 1998
Mental-health professionals are urged to question the role and usefulness of the term "race." The scientific basis of the concept is examined; current and historical uses of racial categories are reviewed. The interplay between geography and human biology is examined. Implications and recommendations for change are presented. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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