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Speaker(s): Professor Troy Duster
Chair: Professor Nigel Dodd

Recorded on 6 November 2014 at Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building

Professor Duster will analyse the resurgence of the idea that racial taxonomies deployed to explain complex social behaviours and outcomes have a biological and genetic basis.

Troy Duster is Chancellor’s Professor at the Warren Institute on Law and Social Policy at University of California, Berkeley and Emeritus Silver Professor of Sociology at New York University.

Nigel Dodd is Professor of Sociology at LSE.

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Credits: Tom Sturdy (Audio Post-Production), LSE AV Services (Audio Recording).

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