Legal History Of The Color Line

Author: Frank W. Sweet
Publisher: Backintyme
ISBN: 0939479230
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This analysis of the nearly 300 appealed court cases that decided the "race" of individual Americans may be the most thorough study of the legal history of the U.S. color line yet published.


Author: Gil Anidjar
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231537255
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Frank W Sweet, Legal History of the Color Line: The Rise and Triumph of the One
-Drop Rule (Palm Coast, Fla.: Backintyme, 2005), 171; this dense and
compellingbook is the closest we have to an exhaustive history of the one-drop
rule in American history; on Virginia, see as well A. Leon Higginbotham Jr. and
Barbara K. Kopytoff, “Racial Purity and Interracial Sex in the Law of Colonial and
Antebellum Virginia,” Georgia Law Journal 77 (1988–1989): 1967–2030; and
see Paul ...

Encyclopedia Of Race Ethnicity And Society

Author: Richard T. Schaefer
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412926947
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Chicago: University of Illinois Press. Jones, Nicholas A. and Amy Symens Smith.
200. The Two or More Races Population: 2000. Census 2000 Brief. C2KBR/01–6
. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Priority Office. Myrdal, Gunner. 1944. An
American Dilemma: The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy. New York:
Harper. Sweet, Frank W. 2005. Legal History of the Color Line: The Rise and
Triumph of the One-Drop Rule. Palm Coast, FL: Backintyme. White, William
Francis. 1995.

The Immigration Crucible

Author: Philip Kretsedemas
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231527322
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Legal History of the Color Line: The Rise and Triumph of the One-Drop Rule.
Palm Coast, FL: Backintyme. Swidler, A. 1986. “Culture in Action: Symbols and
Strategies.” American Sociological Review 51: 273–286. Takaki, Ronald. 1994. “
Reflections on Racial Patterns in America.” In Ronald Takaki, ed., From Different
Shores: Perspectives on Race and Ethnicity in America, 24–40. New York: Oxford
University Press. Taylor, Charles. 1994. Multiculturalism: Examining the Politics
of ...

Walking Toward The Sunset

Author: Wayne Winkler
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Employing historical records, news reports over almost two centuries, and personal interviews, Winkler tells the fascinating story of a people who did not fit the rigid racial categories of American society.

Lest We Forget

Author: Jim Callahan
Publisher: The Overmountain Press
ISBN: 9781570721670
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Investigates the history of a much maligned group of dark, Mediterranean-like people called Melungeons -- from their many origins to their eventual colony in the Newman's Ridge area of Hancock County, Tennessee.

A New Dictionary Of The English Language

Author: Charles Richardson
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Then since within this wide great universe Nothing doth flrme and permanent
appeare, But all things tost and turned by transverse; What then should let, but I
aloft should reare My, and from all the triumph beare ? ... But the
precepts or laws of Christ are like the Radix Pro- saplo;, the grand parent of a
family, from whom the direct descendants are for ever to be reckon'd to the
kindred in the strelght and proper line : but when once it goes to the transverse
and collateral, they not ...

Harper S Weekly

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These marriages are violations of the law of nature, as is evidenced by the
afliiction visited in almost every case upon their offspring in deafness, blindness,
and idiocy—and ought to be a vio. lation of human laws also. ... A gossiping
correspondent of a London paper tells the following anecdote of the troubles
which beset Lord Derby's accession to office: “ One story flying about was, that
there was a ' Bedchamber Plot,' that the Duchess of Sutherland would not budge
in favor of the ...