Tag: scientific racism

Leon J. Kamin (1927-2017): A Nemesis of Genetic Determinism and Scientific...

Leon Kamin should be remembered for his role as an intellectual nemesis of the purveyors of the false ideologies of scientific racism and genetic determinism. The Science and Politics of I.Q., Not in Our Genes, and Kamin’s other writings remain works of major importance.

Medical Students’ Racial Biases Lead to Failure to Adequately Treat Patients

False beliefs about biological differences between races are associated with a failure to provide recommended pain treatments to Black people.