Titolo: Why Darkness Matters : The Power of Melanin ...
Casa editrice: African American Images
Data di pubblicazione: 2005
Condizione libro: very good
Gently used. Expect delivery in 2-3 weeks. Codice inventario libreria 9780974900032-3
Riassunto: Asking the question, Are people with dark skin truly different?, these essays consider the history, science, and psychology of melanin. With contributions from such noted writers and scholars as Hunter Adams, Ann Brown, Richard King, and Owen Moore, these writings explore the history of people with surface skin melanin. The genetic influence of melanin on culture and learning is also addressed, with a specific look at the unfair treatment of African American children in schools that has led to poor IQ test scores and disproportionate numbers of African American children in special education classes.
Edward Bruce Bynum, PhD, is the director of the mental health division at the University of Massachusetts. He lives in Boston, Massachusetts.
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