The Biological and Social Meaning of Skin Color

October 15, 2012

Hour 1:           Why does skin color influence our social interactions and how have skin color-based valuations changed over the course of human history? We’ll explore the issue this hour with Nina G. Jablonski [1], Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at Pennsylvania State University and author of the new book “Living Color: The Biological and Social Meaning of Skin Color” (University of California Press, 2012).

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[1] Nina G. Jablonski: http://www.anthro.psu.edu/faculty_staff/Jablonski.shtml

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/162965165/KERA_162965165.mp3

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