Farber 5
genetic variation in Africa
The new physical anthropology that uses the new biology of the modern synthesis

Montague argued that race mixing was an important way that desirable traits emerged

More important was a theoretical change in biological definitions relating to race

California supreme court
Did science have an impact on court cases seeking to overturn laws banning interracial marriage?

Supreme Court decisions:

science was instrumental in changing public opinion, which then led to changes in the laws
you could no longer argue for laws against race mixing on the basis of science
when culture is changing, when should the Supreme Court step in?