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The Resource Notorious in the neighborhood : sex and families across the color line in Virginia, 1787-1861, Joshua D. Rothman

Notorious in the neighborhood : sex and families across the color line in Virginia, 1787-1861, Joshua D. Rothman

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Notorious in the neighborhood : sex and families across the color line in Virginia, 1787-1861
Title
Notorious in the neighborhood
Title remainder
sex and families across the color line in Virginia, 1787-1861
Statement of responsibility
Joshua D. Rothman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text examines interracial sexual relationships under slavery. While laws militated against interracial sex in Virginia before the Civil War it was ubiquitous throughout the state. The customery toleration of sex across the colour line both supported and undermined racism
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Rothman, Joshua D
Dewey number
306.84/6/09755
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Miscegenation
  • Miscegenation
  • Racially mixed people
  • Interracial marriage
  • Virginia
Label
Notorious in the neighborhood : sex and families across the color line in Virginia, 1787-1861, Joshua D. Rothman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-330) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Thomas Jefferson, Sally Hemings, James Callender, and sex across the color line under slavery -- Notorious in the neighborhood -- The church and the brothel are only separated by a pane of glass -- The strongest passion that can possibly aggitate the human mind -- To be free from thate curs and let at liberty -- Let there be but two races among us
Control code
ocm53972939
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 341 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807863121
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53972939
Label
Notorious in the neighborhood : sex and families across the color line in Virginia, 1787-1861, Joshua D. Rothman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-330) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Thomas Jefferson, Sally Hemings, James Callender, and sex across the color line under slavery -- Notorious in the neighborhood -- The church and the brothel are only separated by a pane of glass -- The strongest passion that can possibly aggitate the human mind -- To be free from thate curs and let at liberty -- Let there be but two races among us
Control code
ocm53972939
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 341 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807863121
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53972939

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