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Crossing the color line.

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dc.contributor.advisor Parrish, T. Michael.
dc.contributor.author Hash, Alisha.
dc.date.copyright 2011-08
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2104/8217
dc.description.abstract Miscegenation, a word not coined until the Civil War, has been an intrinsic part of American History. There is a rich field of scholars discussing the experiences of interracial couples from Colonial America through Reconstruction. Historically, most researchers focus on the earliest laws enacted in the colonies and how these laws were adjusted and applied. However, there has been very little work done on specific states with the exception of a few anomalous regions such as Louisiana. Although the contributions that have been made thus far have been invaluable, there is a hole in the research. There has been very little work done on the state of Texas. Only one author, Charles F. Robinson III, has explored the topic in depth, therefore, his work should be examined thoroughly and critically. en_US
dc.publisher en
dc.rights Baylor University theses are protected by copyright. They may be viewed from this source for any purpose, but reproduction or distribution in any format is prohibited without written permission. Contact librarywebmaster@baylor.edu for inquiries about permission. en_US
dc.subject Miscegenation. en_US
dc.subject Interracial relationships. en_US
dc.subject Colonial America. en_US
dc.subject Civil War and reconstruction. en_US
dc.title Crossing the color line. en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.description.degree M.A. en_US
dc.rights.accessrights Worldwide access en_US
dc.contributor.department History. en_US
dc.contributor.schools Baylor University. Dept. of History. en_US


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