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Racial union : law, intimacy, and the White state in Alabama, 1865-1954

Author: Julie Novkov
Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2008.
Series: ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:ACLS Humanities E-Book.

In November of 2001, the state of Alabama opened a referendum on its constitutional prohibition against interracial marriage. This book explains how and why, nearly forty years after the height of  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Novkov, Julie, 1966-
Racial union.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2008
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Novkov
ISBN: 9780472098859 0472098853 9780472068852 0472068857 9780472022878 0472022873
OCLC Number: 163812779
Description: xii, 352 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The criminal ban on miscegenation as a contested site --
Creating a constitutional order : 1865-82 --
The elements of miscegenation and its threat to the family : 1883-1917 --
Litigating race : 1918-28 --
Consolidating and embedding White supremacy : 1928-40 --
White power and public policy in testamentary disputes : 1914-44 --
Portraying the static state : 1941-54 --
Race and the legacy of the supremacist state.
Series Title: ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Responsibility: Julie Novkov.
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