TITLE

CULTURAL INVERSION AND THE ONE-DROP RULE: AN ESSAY ON BIOLOGY, RACIAL CLASSIFICATION, AND THE RHETORIC OF RACIAL TRANSCENDENCE

AUTHOR(S)
Post, Deborah W.
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2009, Vol. 72 Issue 4, p909
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay on the relationship between science and social change, language and cultural categories, and the role of law, if any, in dismantling the structures of racism is presented. The author believes that something of great cultural significance occurred which played a role in the election of Barack Obama. He explains the demand for multiracial identity for the children of interracial marriage.
ACCESSION #
53991575

 

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