Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Land of the Cosmic RaceRace Mixture, Racism, and Blackness in Mexico$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Christina A. Sue

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780199925483

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2013

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199925483.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use (for details see http://www.oxfordscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 18 July 2018

Intercolor Couples and Mixed-Color Families in a Mixed-Race Society

Intercolor Couples and Mixed-Color Families in a Mixed-Race Society

Chapter:
(p.84) 5 Intercolor Couples and Mixed-Color Families in a Mixed-Race Society
Source:
Land of the Cosmic Race
Author(s):

Christina A. Sue

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199925483.003.0005

This chapter focuses on the perspectives and experiences of individuals engaged in inter-color relationships and members of mixed-color families. It interrogates the government, scholarly, and popular belief that racism is incompatible with race mixture, by carefully examining dynamics within inter-color couples and mixed-color families, the symbolic vanguards of antiracism. In exposing that these intimate interracial social units house extremely pernicious and intimate forms of racial prejudice and discrimination, the findings presented in this chapter challenge the widespread conceptual equation of race mixture with a lack of racism.

Keywords:   Racism, Race, Color, Mexico, Interracial relationships, Multiracial families

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .