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What every Malaysian needs to know about ‘race’ (Part 4): Race and history By Clive Kessler

From this response grew some of the best things in modern Enlightenment culture: moral universalism; a broadened view of humanity, of “human nature” and its possibilities; a recognition of the inherent dignity of all people including all non-Europeans, sometimes embodied in the at times naïve idea of the “noble savage”; an embracing of the notion that all these different human ways of life, “designs for living” or “patterns of culture” were both mutually incommensurable and equally authentic, equally entitled in principle to respect.

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