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  Caucasian race - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
His studies based the classification of the Caucasian race primarily on skull features, which Blumenbach claimed were optimized by the Armenians and Georgians, a people living in the Southern Caucasus.
Nordicism, the belief that the blond Nordic sub-division constitutes a "master race", was influential in Northern Europe and the United States during the early twentieth century, eventually becoming the official ideology of the Nazi state.
Caucasians typically have the lowest degree of projection of the, alveolar bones which contain the teeth, a notable size prominence of the cranium and forehead region, and a projection of the midfacial region.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Caucasian_race   (1838 words)

 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : Anthropology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Finally, the concept of race was actively discussed as a way to classify - and rank - human beings based on inherent biological difference.
Boas studied immigrant children in order to demonstrate that biological race was not immutable and that human conduct and behavior was the result of nurture rather than nature.
Race - a book by John Randal Baker discussing the origins of racial classification and oppositions to the concept.
www.hallencyclopedia.com /Anthropology   (3252 words)

 Caucasian - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Caucasian is originally a geographical term, meaning relative or pertaining to the Caucasus region of Eastern Europe and West Asia.
In common usage in the Europe, Asia and former USSR countries "Caucasian" is a collective term which refers to anyone descended from native ethnicities of Caucasus.
Usage of the term "Caucasian" for "White Colored Person" is common in many countries of the Anglosphere, but it is not universal.
www.gogog.com /project/wikipedia/index.php/Caucasian   (439 words)

 Welcome to The Church of True Israel Racial Information chapter 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Race movement, particularly that of the Caucasian, is determinable by race culture which has everywhere way marked Caucasian migrations; whilst the physical modification of the peoples with whom the White man has come into contact furnishes also satisfactory data.
The monuments along the ancient migrant routes show that the Caucasian of the stone age, like his descendants of today, was a maritime race, the only race that has not halted at the sea.* The monuments generally adhere to the seas or to minor war courses.
The "Caucasian race" is in reality constituted of three well-marked divisions of mankind, one of which (the Alpine) is clearly of Asiatic, not European origin.
www.churchoftrueisrael.com /cox/wa-01.html   (3424 words)

 caucasian_race.htm   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Caucasian is a geographical term, meaning relative or pertaining to the Caucasus region (Caucasia) of central...
is the father of the Caucasian race, Shem of the Mongoloid race, and Ham of the Negroid race...
Caucasian gang members was highest (42 percent) in the Midwest and lowest (21 percent) in the West.
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 Caucasian race | TutorGig.co.uk Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The term 'Caucasian race' is used almost exclusively in North America to refer collectively to the people of European, Middle Eastern (Western Asian), South Asian and North African ancestry.
The concept of a "Caucasian race" or Varietas Caucasia (sic) was first proposed under those names by the German scientist Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (1752- 1840).
Nordicism, the belief that the blond Nordic sub-division constitutes a " master race", was influential in Northern Europe and the United States during the early twentieth century, eventually becoming the official ideology of the Nazi state.
www.tutorgig.co.uk /ed/Caucasian_race   (1260 words)

 Chapter 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The cultures of the Caucasian race that have receded as a result of absorption of the blood of colored races may be enumerated, in part, as follows: In Africa: Egypt, Abyssinia, Nigeria, Uganda, Mashonaland, the northern Littoral.
The latter's precociousness in childhood and relative stupidity in manhood is a trait characteristic of that race in all of its widely divergent branches.
The Caucasian has been constituted as such, has been differentiated from the yellow and fl races, for so vast a period of time that there is no inherent difficulty in attributing the American cultures to that race, even though it be shown that the Americas were peopled in the Old Stone Age.
www.churchoftrueisrael.com /cox/wa-07.html   (5244 words)

 White (people) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
White (also White people, White race or Whites) is one of various color metaphors for race used as a form of classification of people.
The term "White" is a misnomer, as almost all people (regardless of race and origin) have pigmentation that makes their skin a color other than white, such as shades of brown or pink.
Although it is believed to be of European Paleolithic origins and is very frequent in Northern, Central and Eastern Europe, it is also one of the most important genetic markers to be found in numerous Asian populations and in India and Pakistan.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Whites   (2805 words)

 Caucasian race - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The term Caucasian race is used almost exclusively in the United States to refer to people whose ancestry can be traced back to Europe, North Africa, West Asia, South Asia and parts of Central Asia.
In the British Isles, "Caucasian" follows the North American definition, but in continental Europe, "Caucasian" currently refers almost exclusively to people who are from the Caucasus.
The term itself derives from measurements in craniology from the 19th century, and its name stems from the region of the Caucasus mountains, itself imagined to be the location from which Noah's son Japheth, traditional Biblical ancestor of the Europeans, established his tribe prior to its supposed migration into Europe.
www.educhy.com /index.php/Caucasian_race   (1208 words)

 Birth parents Seeking Adoptive Families - Lifetime Adoption
A family of any race that lives outside of birthmother's location is what she is looking for.
A Christian Caucasian married couple that can adopt both of her healthy girls is what this birthmother is looking for.
A Caucasian married couple who lives and active lifestyle is what this birthmother is hoping to find for her healthy little boy.
www.lifetimeadoption.com /for_adoptive_families/children.html   (3246 words)

I hope we agree that racial mixtures are not races, but mongrels, which are biologically unstable, in view of their frequent regression to the parent stocks, as we find amongst plants and other animals.
Show me a non-White "Caucasian" and I can refer you to current genetic science to prove that he is a mongrel and a member of none of the 3 true races.
The "Caucasian" features of mongrels in India, the Middle East, North Africa and the Mediterranean are historically derived from the Tokharians whose civilization extended from northwestern China into the Middle East.
www.faem.com /eric/2001/et147.htm   (2568 words)

 Research | Getting Along Across Differences   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Caucasian high school students' interracial friendliness appears to have increased, as the percentage of Caucasians with all or almost all same-race friends had a steady decline over the last quarter of the 20
In schools where students were tracked by ability, Caucasian students tended to choose interracial friends from within their "ability group." The authors conclude that small, demographically diverse classrooms that emphasize intrinsic motivation for learning foster more and higher quality cross-race friendships.
However, out of individuals who had not dated outside their race prior to marrying a cross-race spouse, a significantly smaller percentage reported sexual attractiveness of other races and ease of talking to people of other races as very important or important in their spouse selection process.
peacecenter.berkeley.edu /research_differences_gould.html   (8803 words)

 Cross-Race Relationships: An Annotated Bibliography
Caucasian high school students though the percentage of Caucasians with interracial friendships increased over the study period, they still exhibit less interracial friendliness (defined by sheer number of interracial friends) than the African-American respondents by the mid-1990s.
Finally, students in a cross-race romantic relationship were more willing to have someone of a different race as their roommate, romantic partner, live-in partner, spouse, or parent of their children, students in same- and cross-race relationships did not differ on their willingness to have a friend of a different race.
Caucasian females who reported having prejudiced parents predicted their parents would disapprove of a relationship with an individual of either low socio-economic status or a different race.
socrates.berkeley.edu /~liz/interracialrelationships   (11795 words)

 Caucasian - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Caucasian is a geographical term, meaning relative or pertaining to the Caucasus region (Caucasia) of central Eurasia.
Caucasian Ovcharka, or Caucasian Shepherd Dog, breed of dog
A Caucasian, nickname for a White Russian (cocktail)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Caucasian   (111 words)

 Urban Dictionary: caucasian
A term used briefly in the early years of the 20th century by anthropologists to refer to the race of human beings that inhabits Europe, Iran, parts of Central Asia, and the north of the Indian Sub-Continent.
Ok, in reality Caucasians DO NOT mean Hilter's Aryans because Caucasians in general are a mixed-up bunch of people.Not every Caucasian is Blonde, Blue-Eyed(those are Nordics) and a majority would not classify as a legitimate "Aryan" under Hilter's policies.
many variation of the blonde race, some tribes are short, some tribes have narrow head structure.Millions mixed, but majority of caucasian americans view themselves as whites and not the blonde race.
www.urbandictionary.com /define.php?term=caucasian   (1021 words)

 Comments for: Friday night topic: Is race real? - ja.zz
They are Caucasian boned people, who are tan, ruddy, olive or very fair skinned, they usually have brown eyes, sometimes blue, have hair from jet fl to brown or reddish and are very tall.
These were the Caucasian raced people who weren't only Caucasian in bone structure, but possessed the pink/white skin, blue eyes and blonde hair.
Putting aside race as a social construct which it can be also is. Biological race is objectively based on paleo-serology, anthropology, the way the skull, face, body and brain are formed.
techreport.com /ja.zz?id=74662   (1169 words)

 CollectingChannel.com You'll race for Caucasian rugs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Caucasian rugs are some of the most interesting styles of rug.
Caucasian rugs are extremely angular, with few curves.
In the 16th and 17th Centuries, the most common design woven into Caucasian rugs was a stylized dragon in a lattice.
www.collectingchannel.com /cdsDetFeat.asp?PID=104085&CID=56   (389 words)

 Asian Caucasian (white) Race Relations Links, websites
The way one table (race of wife by race of husband) is laid out seems to indicate that Asian White couple is declining when in fact, the Asian White couple is becoming more common.
How Sex and Race are Dividing Asian Americans = A detailed article about Asians in the Media, Asian women with White men (and vice-versa) and the different views of the Asian American community over these social trends.
Race and Racism Links - A series of links to articles on race and racism in the United States.
www.asianwhite.org /links.html   (2015 words)

 Table of contents for The rise and fall of the Caucasian race
Table of contents for The rise and fall of the Caucasian race : a political history of racial identity / Bruce Baum.
Enlightenment Science and the Invention of the ¿Caucasian Race," 1684-1795 108 3.
Racialized Nationalism and the Partial Eclipse of the ¿Caucasian Race,¿ c.
www.loc.gov /catdir/toc/ecip0518/2005024718.html   (180 words)

 "White People Dominate Caucasian Race," Jesse Jackson Complains
Leading the crowd in a chant of "The Caucasian race needs a new face," Jackson deflected criticism that white people are, by definition, white.
Sharpton characterized the Caucasian race as "yet another good-old-boy network," observing that a fl woman in America is likely to never be called a "white male."
All three speakers agreed that in the interest of diversity and racial harmony in America, more fl and Hispanic people needed to be admitted to the Caucasian race.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/f-news/945998/posts   (1256 words)

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United States (1922), the court ruled that a law which extended U.S. citizenship only to "whites" did not apply to fair-skinned people from Japan, because: The term "white person", as used in [the law], and in all the earlier naturalization laws, beginning in 1790, applies to such persons as w...
Some have argued that due to the civil-rights and political-correctness movements, many white people feel a certain guilt or shame when acknowledging their race in a positive manner, although...
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 The Caucasian Race Like To Refer To Themselves As Europeans - Black People - Destee
In Actuality, The White Race Is Not '' White '' Because White Is Synonymous With Pure.
Caucasian, Which Is Carcass - Asian, Meaning '' Deterioration Asian '' These Asians Are The Hindus Who Are Also Known As The Aryans.
The Caucasian Race Has No Pictures On Walls That Tell Of Their History, As With The Sumerians, Egiptures, Native Americans, Mayans, Chinese, Aztecs.
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 Find in a Library: The rise and fall of the Caucasian race : a political history of racial identity
Find in a Library: The rise and fall of the Caucasian race : a political history of racial identity
The rise and fall of the Caucasian race : a political history of racial identity
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 White People Dominate Caucasian Race, Says Jesse Jackson
AP) HYMIETOWN, NY -- Jesse Jackson, director of the Rainbow/PUSH coalition, called today for boycotts of Caucasian people, stating that "the lack of diversity in the white race is appalling and divisive."
Jackson made the comments at the 33nd annual Rainbow/PUSH Coalition Conference in New York, saying, "Every time I look at a crowd of white people, all I see are white faces.
Maybe the white race could pay Je$$e Jack@$$ a few million dollars, thus getting him to drop his complaints...
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