In the book Anthropological Theory for the 21st Century for a 2024 class on The History of Anthro Thought we began with three selections:

  • William Apess, “An Indian’s Looking Glass for the White Man” (1833)
  • Frederick Douglass, “The Claims of the Negro, Ethnologically Considered” (1854)
  • Karl Marx and Frederick Engels, “Bourgeois and Proletarians” (1872)

Next: 3. Difference

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