Examines the anthropological, sociological, historical, economic, and scientific theories of race and racism in the modem era. Delves into the historic origins of ideas of race and racism and explores their social and scientific consequences. Includes biographies of significant theorists, as well as political and social leaders and notorious racists. John Hartwell Moore, ed. Macmillan Reference USA. 3 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).