Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Material Type:||Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Thomas N Ingersoll
|Description:||xxi, 450 pages ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||Introduction: John or Teyoninhokarawen? --
Policies to limit race mixture in early North America from earliest times to 1776 --
Becoming sons and daughters of the forest : racial mixture in the American colonies and revolutionary states from earliest times to the 1830s --
"Dark-eyed Houris of the Metiff blood" : mixed bloods as "halfbreed" outcasts --
Mixed bloods and a "middle ground" of acculturation --
Mixed bloods and the rise of racial formalism : from Jefferson to Jackson --
Defenders of the homeland and racial pluralists, or, "A pascle of designing speculating individuals?" : mixed-blood leaders, racial formalism, and federal removal policy --
Epilogue: Mixed bloods after the era of the removals.
|Responsibility:||Thomas N. Ingersoll.|
"Ingersoll begins by examining the origins and early history of mixed bloods in North America. He follows with the lives of individual mixed bloods, an exploration of how the growing mixed population informed racial thought in the Early National Period, and the role of mixed-blood chiefs in opposing the Indian Removal Act of 1830."--BOOK JACKET.