TITLE

Tiger Woods is Not the Only "Cablinasian:" Multi-ethnicity and Health Care

AUTHOR(S)
Ahmann, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Pediatric Nursing;Mar/Apr2005, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p125
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article states that in 1997, golfer Tiger Woods surprised many U.S. citizens when he objected to being called African-American and referred to himself as "Cablinasian," a blending of his Caucasian, Black, Indian, and Thai blood. Woods may be verbal about it, but he is not alone in having a multi-racial background. Between 1960 and 1990, interracial marriages recorded by the Census increased 900%, and from 1970 to the late 1990s, the population of multiracial children in the United States quadrupled.
ACCESSION #
16755203

 

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