Citations with the tag: MISCEGENATION
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- 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...
- WOULD YOU WANT YOUR DAUGHTER TO MARRY ONE?
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....
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.
- 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...
- 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...
- Erasing a remnant of Jim Crow South from law books.
Parker, Suzi // Christian Science Monitor; 3/23/99, Vol. 91 Issue 80, p2
States that Alabama is the last state in the union to have a law prohibiting interracial marriages. The state government to vote on a bill to repeal the controversial ban; Image of the Old South; How Federal law nullifies Alabama's law; Symbolism of the antimiscegenation statutes; Archaic...
- Verbal Behavior by Black and White Leaders of Biracial Groups in Two Different Environments.
Allen, William R.; Rube, John A. // Journal of Applied Psychology; Aug76, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p441
The purpose of this analysis was to investigate if black and white leaders of racially mixed groups used different comment patterns when supervising their groups. Samples of 96 college students and 288 naval recruits, each divided equally among male blacks and whites, worked on two laboratory...
- 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...
NEEDELL, JEFFREY D. // Portuguese Studies; 2011, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p108
The article presents abstracts on topics related to sociology, including the centrality of miscegenation in the thought of sociologist Gilberto Freyre, the intellectual origins and meaning of his novel "Casa-grande" and the detection of ideological meanings through paratextual repertoires using...
- GIRLS IN "WHITE" DRESSES, PRETEND FATHERS: INTERRACIAL SEXUALITY AND INTERCULTURAL COMMUNITY IN THE CANADIAN ARCTIC.
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...
- "The Happiest Consequences": Sexual Unions and Frontier Survival at Arkansas Post.
TOUDJI, SONIA // Arkansas Historical Quarterly; Spring2011, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p45
An essay is presented on relations between Quapaw Indians and French settlers at the settlement of Arkansas Post in present-day Arkansas, focusing on sexual unions, intermarriage, and mï¿½tissage. It examines French and Spanish attitudes toward interracial unions and comments on intermarriage...
- 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....
- 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 ï¿½The Blue Meridian,ï¿½ by Jean Toomer fuse to create a language of cognition. Ways in which Toomerï¿½s early training and reading in the biological sciences remained influential throughout his writing...
- Empire des Nï¿½gres Blancs: The Hybridity of International Personality and the Abyssinia Crisis of 1935ï¿½36.
PARFITT, ROSE // Leiden Journal of International Law; Dec2011, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p849
The ï¿½Abyssinia Crisisï¿½ of 1935ï¿½36 ï¿½ in which one League of Nations member (imperial Ethiopia) was annexed by another (Fascist Italy) ï¿½ presents one of the clearest twentieth-century illustrations of international law's ï¿½progress narrativeï¿½. International...
- Parallel Perversions: Interracial and Same Sexuality in James Baldwin's Another Country.
Dunning, Stefanie // MELUS; Winter2001, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p95
Explores questions of miscegenation and homosexuality in the literary and cultural texts of 'Another Country,' by James Baldwin in an aim to demonstrate the conundrum of nationalism in the context of the threat of oppression. Focus of Baldwin's literature on disciplining sexuality; Opinion on...
- WHITE DISAVOWAL, BLACK ENFRANCHISEMENT, AND THE HOMOEROTIC IN WILLIAM FAULKNER'S LIGHT IN AUGUST.
Abdur-Rahman, Aliyyah I. // Faulkner Journal; Fall2006/Spring2007, Vol. 22 Issue 1/2, p176
This article sets to point out that in his novel, "Light in August," William Faulkner used miscegenation to represent endangered white masculinity and a homoerotic desire running underneath the white male's obsession with the manhood of black men. It also argues that black characters in the...
- 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...
- UNEARTHING THE DISCOURSE OF MESTIZAJE.
Brocato, Amanda D. // Multicultural Review; Mar2002, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p26
The article reveals the unearthing of the discourse of the African Mestizaje. Helen Hunt Jackson and Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins (Pyramid Lake Paiute) have been long recognized as late-nineteenth-century voices of American Indian reform. In this well-researched and well-argued study, Senier adds...
- Le mï¿½tissage euro-inuit dans la sous-aire culturelle du Labrador mï¿½ridional.
Charest, Paul // Recherches Amï¿½rindiennes au Quï¿½bec; 2007, Vol. 37 Issue 2/3, p61
The cultural sub-area of South Labrador includes the two sub-regions of Southern Labrador and the Straits of Belle Isle in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador, and that of the Lower North Shore in the Province of Quï¿½bec. The three of them share in common a large number of cultural...
- REGULATING WHITE DESIRE.
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...
- SINO-AMERICAN MISCEGENATION IN SHANGHAI.
Lamson, Herbert Day // Social Forces (University of North Carolina Press); May36, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p573
The article focuses on Sino-American miscegenation in Shanghai. The degree of social isolation and approach between different groups in the social pyramid or in interethnic relationships can be judged in part by noting the presence or absence of freedom for inter-group marriage, and the...
- The Spectres Emerge in Daylight.
Wood, Robin // Cineaction; 1997, Issue 43, p4
The article presents comparisons of several films that show the emergence of the western culture and its history, which is said to be haunted by twin spectres including miscegenation, as threat to white supremacy and homosexuality, as threat to patriarchy. It explains that miscegenation is the...
- 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...
- EBONY DEBATE: One-Drop Rule.
Walker, Rebecca // Ebony; May2011, Vol. 66 Issue 7, p90
The author discusses the "one-drop rule," whereby a person with any amount of black ancestry is considered black. Using actress Halle Berry and her daughter Nahla as an example, the author expresses disdain for the historical implications of the notion of race. She argues that racial identity is...
- "He Will Remember Me": Anglo-American Spiritualists, Slavery, and the Ghosts of Miscegenation.
Polk, Patrick A. // Southern Quarterly; Summer2010, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p24
This essay discusses sÃ©ances held in the 19th and 20th centuries by British and U.S. spiritual mediums in order to allegedly communicate with racialized spirits. The author connects such communication with the dead to various other literary and visual representations of African Americans...
- Winding Through Nationalism, Patriarchy, Privilege and Concern: A Selected Overview of Afrikaans Women Writers.
Stander, Christell; Willemse, Hein // Research in African Literatures; Fall1992, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p5
The presents a selected overview of Afrikaans women writers. The article adds that with the compliance of major Afrikaner women's organizations, the Afrikaner patriarchy constructed the sexual ideology by promoting a series of interlocking stereotypes, which partly drew on dominant ideals of...
- 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...
- MAIZE-BEER, GOSSIP, AND SLANDER: FEMALE TAVERN PROPRIETORS AND URBAN, ETHNIC CULTURAL ELABORATION IN BOLIVIA, 1870-1930.
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...
- DU BON USAGE DES MALENTENDUS CULTURELS : POUR UNE PRAGMATIQUE DE LA CULTURALITÃ‰.
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 â€” all these are processes which complexify cultures and render them hard to perceive and to read as...
- 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.
- 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.
- Quand le moi devient autre. ConnaÃ®tre, Ã©changer, transformer.
FILIPPOVA, Elena // Population (00324663);
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- 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
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- Mama's Child.
Wiseman, Caryn // Publishers Weekly; 3/25/2013, Vol. 260 Issue 12, p40
The article reviews the book "Mama's Child" by Joan Steinau Lester.
- "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...
- THE MORALITY OF RACE MIXING IN PUERTO RICO.
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...
- BLACK AND WHITE.
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...
Hodes, Martha // Reader's Companion to U.S. Women's History; 1998, p370
Sexual liaisons that cross the color line have been intertwined in the U.S. history with issues of gender, race, politics, and law from the colonial period onward. The word miscegenation was invented during the 1864 presidential campaign when Democrats claimed that Abraham Lincoln's Republican...
- This Is What a Lesbian Looks Like.
Minero, Emelina // Curve; Dec2012, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p10
The article features Lares Feliciano, a lesbian and biracial Puerto Rican filmmaker. It explains how her sexual identity and racial affiliation highly influenced filmmaking profession. She mentions that the John Ford's film, "The Searcher," gave her the inspiration to maker Western genre films....
- 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...
- Baby boomers and beyond: Crossing racial boundaries in search for love.
Tsunokai, Glenn T.; McGrath, Allison R. // Journal of Aging Studies; Aug2011, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p285
Abstract: This study investigates interracial dating preferences between black and white daters over the age of 45. Using data from one of the largest matchmaking website (N =1335), logistic regression is used to examine the odds of one''s willingness to date someone of a different race or...
- Ask Nana Jean!... About Biracial Identity.
Moule, Jean // Skipping Stones; Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p27
The article offers information on biracial identity. It is said that at present times, many people choose the race they want to identify with or choose to celebrate their multiracial heritage. Researchers have shown that many people have mixed racial ancestry including those who identified...
- Others' histories.
Pennee, Donna Palmateer // Canadian Literature;
Reviews the books ``We're Rooted Here and They Can't Pull Us Up': Essays in African Canadian Women's History,' by Dione Brand, et al., and `Miscegenation Blues: Voices of Mixed Race Women,' edited by Carol Camper.
- Colorless Conjugality.
Pennee, Donna Palmateer // 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...
- Clorinda Matto de Turner's Herencia as the Creation of an Alternative Social Knowledge.
Fraser, Jennifer // Bulletin of Hispanic Studies (1475-3839); 2011, Vol. 88 Issue 1, p97
In this article I examine the broad discourse of private citizenship in Clorinda Matto de Turner's Herencia (1895) to ask how she alters the existing hierarchy of values to create an alternative social knowledge (by social knowledge, I refer to the shared collective knowledge held within the...
- Brendan Buckley's Universe and Everything in It.
Minkel, Walter // School Library Journal; Oct2007, Vol. 53 Issue 10, p150
The article reviews the book "Brendan Buckley's Universe and Everything in It," by Sundee T. Frazier.
- Thirty-Five: MARRIAGE LAWS AND GENDER DISCRIMINATION: THE ANTI-MISCEGENATION ANALOGY.
Orlando, John M. // Avant-Garde Critical Studies; 2011, Vol. 26, p309
An essay is presented on anti-miscegenation laws. It outlines the procedures for applying the Equal Protection Clause, which requires a court to determine the level of scrutiny used to analyze the law and to test the justifications advanced by the State in defense of the law in question. It...
- Anti-Miscegenation Statutes: Repugnant Indeed.
Orlando, John M. // 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...