Citations with the tag: MISCEGENATION

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  • What Comes Naturally: Miscegenation Law and the Making of Race in America.
    Holder, Ann S. // Journal of African American History; Spring2010, Vol. 95 Issue 2, p287 

    A review of the book "What Comes Naturally: Miscegenation Law & the Making of Race in America," by Peggy Pascoe is presented.

  • Imperfect Unions: Staging Miscegenation in U.S. Drama and Fiction.
    Nicholson Ings, Katharine // African American Review; Spring2014, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p222 

    No abstract available.

    Sheffer, Jolie A. // Journal of American Ethnic History; Fall2014, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p97 

    No abstract available.

    ARON, RAYMOND // America; 11/16/1963, Vol. 109 Issue 20, p619 

    This section offers world news briefs and political commentary as of November 1063. The U.S. Supreme Court is presented with a case involving interracial couple Dewey McLaughlin and Connie Hoffman that tests the constitutionality of miscegenation laws forbidding marriage between Negroes and...

  • Race and Birthweight in Biracial Infants.
    Collins Jr., James W.; David, Richard J. // American Journal of Public Health; Aug1993, Vol. 83 Issue 8, p1125 

    Objectives. The purpose of the study was to determine the role of infant race as a determinant of the Black-White disparity in low birthweight (<2500g). Methods. Univariate analysis and multivariate logistic regression were performed on Illinois vital records from 1982 and 1983 and on 1980...

  • Notes and Recent Decisions.
    Hurwitz, Robert R.; Linde, Hans; Hardy, David; Mellor, Michael L.; Harpham, Howard Charles // California Law Review; Mar1949, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p122 

    Provides information on several court decisions in California. Anti-miscegenation laws declared unconstitutional; Elimination of dividend arrearages on cumulative preferred stock by amendment of the articles of incorporation; Severance of joint tenancy or community property in contemplation of...

    Goeser, Caroline // American Periodicals; 2005, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p86 

    The article presents information on "Ebony and Topaz," issued once in 1927 as a collection of essays, poetry, and illustrations edited by Charles S. Johnson, the African American editor of "Opportunity: A Journal of Negro Life." Though the volume has received little scholarly attention, it...

  • Surfing the Skin: Images of Brides as the Sexualized Other in Cross-Border Marriages.
    Lee, Suan // Asian Journal of Women's Studies; 2010, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p35 

    This study is focused on gendered otherness in cross-border marriage and an examination of images of foreign brides in the context of cultural hybridity. It starts with the premise that skin is the place where cultural and racial identity is determined and mediates the formation of the gender...

  • The Racial Canons of American Sociology: Identity Across the Lifespan as Biracial Alternative.
    Hall, Ronald E. // American Sociologist; Spring2000, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p86 

    The utilization of racial canons in American sociology has dictated traditional models of identity. Biracial Americans are consistently identified based upon the presumed race category of their African heritage. The result is that biracial Americans are ambiguous pertaining to racial identity...

    MASSAQUOI, HANS I. // Ebony; Aug1965, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p82 

    The article focuses on the marital relationships between the African American men and the White women. The article discusses that such relationships are strongly opposed by the Whites as well as the Blacks. African American males have been accused of trying to sexually dominate over white women....

  • Introduction.
    Gullett, Gayle; Gray, Susan E. // Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies; 2010, Vol. 31 Issue 3, preceding p1 

    An introduction to this issue's topics, including an article on gender and sexuality, a roundtable discussion on miscegenation and race, and an article about the sexuality of young women, is presented.

  • Miscegenation An American Leviathan.
    Maillard, Kevin Noble // Human Rights; Summer2009, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p15 

    The article presents information on antimiscegenation laws in the U.S. The Supreme Court of the U.S. declared antimiscegenation laws unconstitutional in the decision of the court case Loving v. Virginia, 388 U.S. of 1967. The case was of Richard Loving, a white man, and Mildred Jeter, an African...

  • The Foundations of Freyre's Work: Engagement and Disengagement in the Brazil of 1923-1933.
    NEEDELL, JEFFREY D. // Portuguese Studies; 2011, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p8 

    The burden of this analysis will be to suggest the nature of Freyre's preoccupations with race and patriarchy, to re-examine the centrality of miscegenation in his thought, and to demonstrate the profoundly reactionary position regarding modernity and politics which is manifest in the way he...

  • The Foundations of Freyres Work: Engagement and Disengagement in the Brazil of 1923-1933.
    NEEDELL, JEFFREY D. // Portuguese Studies; 2011, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p108 

    The burden of this analysis will be to suggest the nature of Freyre’s preoccupations with race and patriarchy, to re-examine the centrality of miscegenation in his thought, and to demonstrate the profoundly reactionary position regarding modernity and politics which is manifest in the way...

    Davis-Fisch, Heather // Theatre Research in Canada; Spring2011, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p84 

    In 1903-04, men and officers of the Era and the Neptune and local Inuit socialized extensively while the two ships wintered near Fullerton Harbour (Nunavut). Square dances, the most popular shipboard events, functioned as sites where racial differences were manipulated and enacted through social...

    Oh, Reginald // Wisconsin Law Review; 2007, Vol. 2007 Issue 2, p463 

    The article talks about the restriction of white women to marry only white men. The author mentions that miscegenation laws aimed to promote the supremacy of white race by regulating and restricting the freedom of white individuals to choose who they should marry. He reports that segregationists...

  • Five Imperial Adventures in the Waikato.
    Moffat, Kirstine // Journal of New Zealand Literature; 2011, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p37 

    A literary criticism of the books "Novel of Adventure" and "Novel of Manners," by Alfred Lyall is presented. It says that the "Novel of Manners" is concerned with the analysis of character and civil emotions while the "Novel of Adventure" focuses on heroic action and enterprise in remote places...

    Hames, Gina // Journal of Social History; Winter2003, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p351 

    This article presents an account of cultural elaboration of ethnic groups prevalent in Bolivia between 1870-1930. During the period chicheras had become more dominant in the chola neighborhoods in Sucre. In the legal cases it became particularly evident that chicheras controlled important social...

    Abdallah-Pretceille, Martine // Swiss Journal of Sociology; 1997, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p375 

    The concept of culture no longer allows accounting for structural mutations, or for the dynamics relating to cultural pluralism. Acculturations, miscegenation, transgressions, strategies — all these are processes which complexify cultures and render them hard to perceive and to read as...

  • Quand le moi devient autre. Connaître, échanger, transformer.
    FILIPPOVA, Elena // Population (00324663);  

    No abstract available.

  • El mural de Eppens.
    Cordero, Rafael Álvarez // Revista de la Facultad de Medicina de la UNAM; jul/ago2013, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p60 

    No abstract available.

  • La creatividad Francisco Eppens Helguera.
    Cordero, Rafael Álvarez // Revista de la Facultad de Medicina de la UNAM; jul/ago2013, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p62 

    No abstract available.

  • Colorless Conjugality.
    Cordero, Rafael Álvarez // Time;  

    The article reports on the passage of antmiscegenation statute in Maryland in 1935. It states that the statute, which was approved to prevent Filipino mess boys at the Naval Academy in Annapolis from taking local brides, bars marriage of either whites or African Americans with a member of the...

  • Anti-Miscegenation Statutes: Repugnant Indeed.
    Cordero, Rafael Álvarez // Time; 6/23/1967, Vol. 89 Issue 25, p53 

    The article focuses on the issue regarding the anti-miscegenation laws in the U.S. It mentions that Virginia and other 15 states have banned their citizens from marrying with other races and notes the corresponding punishment for doing so. However, it cites the reaction of the Supreme Court...

    Gullickson, Aaron // Demography; Nov2006, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p673 

    This article discusses various theoretical claims about the likelihood of black-white interracial marriage and the relationship to education including the status exchange theory, structural assimilation theory and isolation. According to the author, there is little evidence to support that...

  • Untitled.
    Van Thompson, Carlyle // Eating the Black Body: Miscegenation as Sexual Consumption in Af; 2006, preceding p2 

    The author mentions names of people for whom the book "Eating the Black Body: Miscegenation as Sexual Consumption in African Literature & Culture is dedicated including Cynthia Pullen-Thompson and Jabari James Joseph Jawara Thompson.

  • acknowledgments.
    Van Thompson, Carlyle // Eating the Black Body: Miscegenation as Sexual Consumption in Af; 2006, preceding p2 

    People that the author would like to thank for their assistance in the creation of the book "Eating the Black Body: Miscegenation as Sexual Consumption in African Literature & Culture" are mentioned including James de Jognh and George P. Cunningham.

  • introduction.
    Van Thompson, Carlyle // Eating the Black Body: Miscegenation as Sexual Consumption in Af; 2006, preceding p2 

    An introduction to the book "Eating the Black Body: Miscegenation as Sexual Consumption in African American Literature and Culture" is presented.

    Ower, John // Studies in Short Fiction; Winter86, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p107 

    Presents author's notes on Flannery O'Connor's short story 'Everything That Rises Must Converge.' Significance of the gift of a coin to a black boy by a white woman; Symbolism of the giving of a cent instead of a nickel to the boy; Rise of southern blacks by the Lincoln cent.

  • Incorporating Multiracial/multiEthnic Topics in Teacher Preparation: Pedagogical and Ideological Considerations.
    Wallace, Kendra R. // Electronic Magazine of Multicultural Education; Fall2001, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p8 

    The following instructional idea examines pedagogical and ideological implications of integrating multiracial/ethnic studies into pre-service teacher education. It is argued that diversifying the curriculum to address the experiences of multiracial/ethnic students is important not only because...

  • Empire des Nègres Blancs: The Hybridity of International Personality and the Abyssinia Crisis of 1935—36.
    PARFITT, ROSE // Leiden Journal of International Law; Dec2011, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p849 

    The ‘Abyssinia Crisis’ of 1935–36 – in which one League of Nations member (imperial Ethiopia) was annexed by another (Fascist Italy) – presents one of the clearest twentieth-century illustrations of international law's ‘progress narrative’....

  • Chapter 16: Androgyny and Miscegenation in The Crying Game.
    Clarke, Richard L. W. // Gendered Realities: Essays in Caribbean Feminist Thought; 2002, p297 

    Chapter 16 of the book "Gendered Realities: Essays in Caribbean Feminist Thought" is presented. It focuses on androgyny and miscegenation in the film "The Crying Game." According to the author, the film does not give discrete categories on gender and race to its characters, citing the character...

  • Foreword: Crossing the (Color) Line.
    Murray, Melissa // Journal of Gender, Race & Justice; Summer2013, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p667 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various articles within the issue on topics including an annulment case of 1925 Rhinelander v. Rhinelander, anti-miscegenation laws in Loving v. Virginia, and racial discrimination.

  • Building the "Blue" Race: Miscegenation, Mysticism, and the Language of Cognitive Evolution in Jean Toomer's "The Blue Meridian"
    Hawkins, Stephanie L. // Texas Studies in Literature & Language; Summer2004, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p149 

    Examines how the language of evolutionary science and Gurdjieffian mysticism in “The Blue Meridian,” by Jean Toomer fuse to create a language of cognition. Ways in which Toomer’s early training and reading in the biological sciences remained influential throughout his writing...

    VÉLEZ, ÁLVARO VILLEGAS // Revista Historia; jul-dic2013, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p443 

    This article aims to describe and interpret the biopolitical dimension of the Chorographic Commission (1850-1859), which was organized by the central state to obtain relevant information for the governance of the population, the rationalization of production and the promotion of comerce....

  • Representing Mixed Race in Jamaica and England from the Abolition Era to the Present.
    Arana, R. Victoria // College Literature; Winter2012, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p147 

    The article reviews the book "Representing Mixed Race in Jamaica and England from the Abolition Era to the Present" by Sara Salih.

  • Is the Discourse of Hybridity a Celebration of Mixing, or a Reformulation of Racial Division? A Multimodal Analysis of the Portuguese Magazine Afro.
    Carvalheiro, José Ricardo // Forum: Qualitative Social Research; May2010, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p1 

    For many years the study of "race" relations was dominated by paradigms-of assimilationism and multiculturalism-which highlighted difference and division (as a problem, or a virtue). In more recent years the idea of racial and cultural mixing-creolization or hybridization- has become an...

  • The Favelas of Rio de Janeiro: A study of socio-spatial segregation and racial discrimination.
    OLAVARRIA BERENGUER, Leticia // Revista Iberoamericana de Estudios de Desarrollo; 2014, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p105 

    Race relations in Brazil are characterized by the coexistence of miscegenation (interracial social contact) and racial discrimination. This paper examines to what extent Brazilian race relations are expressed in the urban space, how they influence its physical configuration and the social...

  • Elementos para pensar a contribuição do Desenvolvimento Rural para conservação do bioma Pampa.
    Camejo Pereira, Viviane // Mundo Agrario; abr2014, Vol. 14 Issue 28, following p2012 

    This study has intended to arouse reflection to construct new ideas that can encouraging the debate on the development of public policies for rural development under the framework of etnoconservation contributes to the conservation of the Pampa. The study was based on an analysis of theoretical...

    Rogler, Charles // Social Forces; Oct46, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p77 

    The article focuses on the morality of race mixing in Puerto Rico. An understanding of the cultural patterns of diverse racial groups prior before their entry into the new racial situation is essential in the explanations for the bi-racial situations in a country. The dominance of the Spanish...

    Als, Hilton // New Yorker; 7/28/2008, Vol. 84 Issue 22, p18 

    The author discusses the theatrical production "Hair." He notes the theme of miscegenation in the play, as expressed in the song "I'm Black," performed by one of the play's characters. He comments on how the play promotes interracial relationships and notes that actress Diane Keaton performed in...

  • "What's Love Got To Do With It?" The Politics of Race and Marriage in the California Supreme Court's 1948 Perez v. Sharp Decision.
    Matsumoto, Valerie // OAH Magazine of History; Jul2004, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p31 

    In a society that espouses the belief that love can overcome all obstacles, one often overlook how social definitions of race play an important role in a courtship and marriage rituals. Although laws prohibiting interracial marriages were found unconstitutional in the Supreme Court's 1967 Loving...

  • Proper mixed-up: miscegenation among Aboriginal Australians.
    Solonec, Cindy // Australian Aboriginal Studies; Nov2013, Vol. 2013 Issue 2, p76 

    Early in Australia's history legislation was passed in most states to deal specifically with an 'Aboriginal problem'. The perceived 'problem' involved Aboriginals, Asians and white people producing offspring that interfered with official aspirations for a 'pure' white British race. In Western...

  • American Ethnoracial History and the Amalgamation Narrative.
    Hollinger, David A. // Journal of American Ethnic History; Summer2006, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p153 

    The article discusses ethnoracial history in the U.S. The concept of descent distinguishes ethnoracial history from religious history or the history of civil society. Ethnoracial history encourages to examine the processes by which groups are formed and maintained and in some cases dissolved....

  • The Campaign for Eugenics in Virginia: The Influence of Dr. J.S. DeJarnette.
    Brocato, Amanda D. // Augusta Historical Bulletin; 2008, Issue 44, p105 

    In this article the author discusses a movement in the state of Virginia that advocated the sterilization of individuals considered to be afflicted with hereditary forms of mental illness. The author notes that this legislation, enacted in 1924 as the Racial Integrity Act, also made...

  • Race and Captivity in Cooper's The Wept of Wish-ton-Wish.
    Wallace, James D. // American Literary History; Summer1995, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p189 

    This article focuses on the U.S. novelist James Fenimore Cooper. For writer Leslie Fiedler, miscegenation is the key to all Cooper's writing about race. His book "The Wept of Wish-Ton-Wish," Fiedler insists, that it must be read as the first anti-miscegenation novel in literature. Though...

  • Comparaciones Morfológicas Entre las Mandíbulas de Brasileños y de Poblaciones de Otros Continentes.
    Prado, Felippe Bevilacqua; Caria, Paulo Henrique Ferreira // International Journal of Morphology; 2007, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p323 

    The mandibles found in different regions of the planet present considerable morphological differences, propounding questions about the morphological changes and characteristics of the human's mandibles. The racial plurality and the consequent miscegenation of the Brazilian population must to...

  • Biracial in a monoracial world.
    Walton, Gavin // Presbyterians Today; May2014, Vol. 104 Issue 4, p30 

    The author comments on the issue of biraciality. Topics discussed by the author include his experience in growing up with his white mother, American African father, and a biracial sister, his internal struggle for being a biracial young adult, and the religious aspects of racial identity in...

  • English/Irish Hybridity.
    Walter, Bronwen // International Journal of Diversity in Organisations, Communities; Jun2006, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p17 

    The Irish are the largest and longest-established non-British minority ethnic group in Britain, but their difference is recognised only in the migrant generation. Unlike the second generations of the so-called ‘visible’ ethnic groups, children of Irish-born parents in England are...

  • "His Story Intersecting with My Own": Miscegenation as History in Natasha Trethewey's Native Guard.
    Jee Eun Kim // Valley Voices: A Literary Review; Spring2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p18 

    The article offers poetry criticism of the poem "Native Gurad," by Natasha Trethewey. It explores the use of literary types, themes, and the power of epistemology in the last stanza. It reflects the racial and regional identities on the anti-miscegenation law which was implemented in Mississippi...

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