Interracial Relationships

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780737723908
  • Publisher: Gale Group
  • Publication date: 11/1/2006
  • Series: At Issue Series: Social Issues
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 98
  • Age range: 15 - 17 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.40 (d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction     7
Interracial Relationships Are Becoming More Socially Acceptable   Francine Russo     11
Interracial Marriage Is an Indicator of Racial Assimilation in America   Sharon M. Lee   Barry Edmonston     15
Teens and Young Adults Are Open-Minded About Interracial Relationships   Sharon Jayson     20
Interracial Marriage in the Midst of Deep-Seated Racism   Tim Padgett et al     26
The Entertainment Industry Is Still Shy About Depicting Interracial Relationships   Nicholas D. Kristof     32
Interracial Couples Must Deal with Public Attitudes About Race   Courtney E. Martin     36
A Black Woman's Reservations About Interracial Relationships   Shawn E. Rhea     41
Many Blacks Continue to Oppose Interracial Relationships   Randall Kennedy     50
The Bible Does Not Prohibit Interracial Relationships   Nathan Carleton     63
Family Intolerance Is a Major Obstacle for Interracial Marriages   Maria P.P. Root     67
Family Intolerance of Interracial Marriage Can Be Overcome   Yolanda E.S. Miller     74
The Problem of Racial Identity for a Mixed-Race Child   Beverly Yuen Thompson     77
Organizations to Contact     85
Bibliography     90
Index     95
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