Download PDF by Jayne O. Ifekwunigwe: 'Mixed Race' Studies: A Reader

By Jayne O. Ifekwunigwe

Mixed race stories is among the quickest growing to be, in addition to essentially the most vital and arguable components within the box of race and ethnic family members. Bringing jointly pioneering and arguable scholarship from either the social and the organic sciences, in addition to the arts, this reader charts the evolution of debates on 'race' and 'mixed race' from the 19th to the twenty-first century. The e-book is split into 3 major sections:

  • tracing the origins: miscegenation, ethical degeneracy and genetics

  • mapping modern and foundational discourses: 'mixed race', identities politics, and celebration

  • debating definitions: multiraciality, census different types and critiques.

This assortment provides a brand new size to the transforming into physique of literature at the subject and offers a entire heritage of the origins and instructions of 'mixed race' study as an highbrow circulate. for college kids of anthropology, race and ethnicity, it really is a useful source for interpreting the complexities and paradoxes of 'racial' considering throughout house, time and disciplines.

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