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

Label
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
Author
Subject
Genre
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
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.84/6/09755
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1031
LC item number
.R695 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Notorious in the neighborhood : sex and families across the color line in Virginia, 1787-1861, Joshua D. Rothman
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-330) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35583605
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53972939
  • pebcs0807863122

Library Locations

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