Making Multiracials: State, Family, and Market in the Redrawing of the Color Line

Making Multiracials: State, Family, and Market in the Redrawing of the Color Line

by Kimberly DaCosta
     
 


Making Multiracials explains how a social movement emerged around mixed race identity in the 1990s and how it made "multiracial" a recognizable racial category in the United States.See more details below

Overview


Making Multiracials explains how a social movement emerged around mixed race identity in the 1990s and how it made "multiracial" a recognizable racial category in the United States.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804755467
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Publication date:
03/14/2007
Edition description:
1
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
1,057,425
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


Tables, Figures, and Photos     ix
Acknowledgments     xi
Introduction     1
The Making of a Category     21
Becoming a Multiracial Entrepreneur: Four Stories     47
Making Multiracial Families     86
Creating Multiracial Identity and Community     125
Consuming Multiracials     154
Redrawing the Color Line?: The Problems and Possibilities of Multiracial Families and Group Making     173
List of Respondents     193
Methodology     196
Situating Multiracial Group Making in the Literature on Social Movements, Race, and the Work of Pierre Bourdieu     207
Notes     217
Bibliography     231
Index     251

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