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PRSS Conference: Ordering The Human

The symposium brought together an international group of biological and social scientists, historians, and legal scholars to analyze the global role of racial science in an effort to uncover how race as a unit of analysis is defined, operationalized, and reconstituted through scientific and biomedical practices.

 

INDIVIDUALS AND COMPOSITES

Amade M'charek, University of Amsterdam - Netherlands
Carolyn Roberts, Yale University
Shirley Sun, Nanyang Technical University - Singapore
Commentator: Pamela Sankar, University of Pennsylvania
 
 

PURITY AND MIXTURE

Projit Bihari Mukharji, University of Pennsylvania
Ricardo Santos Ventura, FIOCRUZ - Brazil
João Luis Bastos, UFSC - Brazil
Vivette García Deister, UNAM - Mexico
Commentator: Sebastián Gil-Riaño, University of Pennsylvania
 
 

STABILITY AND CIRCULATION

Julie Ringelheim, UCLouvain - Belgium
Ambroise Wonkam, University of Cape Town – South Africa
Pablo Gómez, UW-Madison
Commentator: Michael Hanchard, University of Pennsylvania
 
 

PAST AND PROMISE

Kristin Peterson, UC-Irvine
David Jones, Harvard University
Isaac Warbrick, Auckland Technical University – New Zealand
Commentator: Evelynn Hammonds, Harvard University