Miscegenation

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Miscegenation

Mixture of races. A term formerly applied to marriage between persons of different races. Statutes prohibiting marriage between persons of different races have been held to be invalid as contrary to the equal protection clause of the Constitution.

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It lacks, however, a bibliography of criticism, a surprising omission in a scholarly/critical edition; Powell is generous in the book's text to several critical studies of Russo (he reprints a large section of an essay I wrote as the introduction to Russo's Mixed Blood in 2005).
Powell explained, "When we say mixed blood Indian we mean that there has been some white blood or other blood mixed with the Chippewa blood?
Other French colonies in the Caribbean and in lower Louisiana had contrasting and evolving policies toward "the others" as well as toward race mixture and the status of mixed bloods and manumitted slaves and their descendants.
21) For this reason, it becomes highly effective for Morris to posit the controversial and well-known mixed-blood American historical figures examined in Queen of Beauty (President Thomas Jefferson, naturalist John James Audubon, scientist Norbert Rillieux) in metaphoric conversation with the mixed blood fictional characters based in Aotearoa (Virginia, Lia, Tania).
Peter Coviello's Intimacy in America: Dreams of Affiliation in Antebellum Literature(2005) and Betsy Erkkila's Mixed Blood and Other Crosses: Rethinking American Literature from the Revolution to the Culture Wars (2005) explore the representation of interpersonal and group emotional attachment in classic American texts from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
To intermix with our white brothers; Indian mixed bloods in the United States from the earliest times to the Indian removals.
These are just some of the many incendiary questions Lawrence sifts through in her analysis of the social, legal, and potitical discussions of mixed blood native peoples in Canada.
Ethnic Fraud" is somebody of mixed blood ancestry who fundamentally embraces their Native heritage, but physically looks more European.
They form part of a personal story included in "Real" Indians and Others: Mixed Blood Urban Native Peoples and Indigenous Nationhood, a study by Dr.
Prior to Knox's order, the Marine Corps followed the Navy's regulations banning African-Americans and those with mixed blood as "persons whose characters are suspicious.
carry the mixed blood of the tiger and the antelope.