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Racism

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Author(s): von Freyhold, Michaela | Pityana, N. Barney | Udodesku, Sabine | Paris, Peter
1. Sociological Aspects 1.1. Term and Types The term “racism” was coined around 1930 to define and criticize a doctrine holding that there are hereditary cultural and psychological differences between peoples that make those of Europe, especially Northwest Europe, biologically superior to all others. The inner distinctions of talent and character were believed to express themselves in external attributes such as skin color or the shape of the skull. This doctrine also included a belief that the superio…