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Who is black? : one nation's definition

Author: F James Davis
Publisher: University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 10th anniversary ed.View all editions and formats
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This text aims to help students understand America's history of miscegenation and the role the "one-drop rule" has played in it. The author examines challenges to the one-drop rule, including the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: F James Davis
ISBN: 0271021721 9780271021720
OCLC Number: 47625291
Description: xi, 216 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The nation's rule --
Miscegenation and beliefs --
Conflicting rules --
The rules becomes firm --
Other places, other definitions --
Black acceptance of the rule --
Ambiguities, strains, conflicts, and traumas --
Issues and prospects.
Responsibility: F. James Davis.

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