Notorious in the neighborhood : sex and families across the color line in Virginia, 1787-1861 / Joshua D. Rothman.

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.

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Rothman, Joshua D. (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill ; London : The University of North Carolina Press, [2003]
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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.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xiii, 341 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-330) and index.
ISBN:0807863122
9780807863121
0807827681
9780807827680