Is race a social invention?

June 09, 2015

Dorothy Roberts and Jonathan Marks examine whether race is a social invention, and the consequences of categorizing race biologically.



Dorothy E. Roberts
George A. Weiss University Professor of Law and Sociology and the Raymond Pace and Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander Professor of Civil Rights, University of Pennsylvania Law School
Johnathan Marks
Professor, Biological Anthropologist, UNC Charlotte


Eleanor Barrett
Associate Dean for Legal Practice Skills
University of Pennsylvania Law School