We tend to believe that we can classify individuals into certain categories based on their “race”. After taking this anthropology class I realised that we, human, do not know much about “race”. In this essay I will provide reasons on why my view on the concept of “race” started to change.
First of all, I thought that the concept of “race” is a social construct in order to classify individuals depending on their skin color or other physical traits that might belong to a specific group of people. We learned in class that in fact “race” is relatedto physical appearance, but it does not... [+] Read more