The Monist

Volume 93, Issue 2, April 2010


Lawrence Blum
Pages 298-320

Racialized Groups
The Sociohistorical Consensus

In the past decade, debates about the status and character of ‘race’ within philosophy have been dominated by philosophers of language, of biology, and of science, and metaphysicians. I here propose a viewpoint on the race debate arising from within social philosophy and the sociohistorical study of race.