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Thursday, Feb 3, 2011
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by Razib Khan
Discover (22 January 2011)

“I now believe that a population movement from the trans-Caucasian region due to demographic expansion has probably had a major impact on both Europe and South Asia. But I’ve been avoiding terming these people “Caucasians,” lest I just muddy the waters because of the disjunction between colloquial usage and coherency. But that’s what people from the Caucasus are! So I’m changing my practice, and using the term as I really want to use it.”


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