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The Resource Crossing the color line : race, sex, and the contested politics of colonialism in Ghana, Carina E. Ray

Crossing the color line : race, sex, and the contested politics of colonialism in Ghana, Carina E. Ray

Label
Crossing the color line : race, sex, and the contested politics of colonialism in Ghana
Title
Crossing the color line
Title remainder
race, sex, and the contested politics of colonialism in Ghana
Statement of responsibility
Carina E. Ray
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A boundary-pushing examination of interracial relations in the colonial and anticolonial contexts
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Ray, Carina E
Dewey number
306.709667
Index
index present
LC call number
DT510.4
LC item number
R39 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New African histories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Miscegenation
  • Miscegenation
  • Great Britain
  • Ghana
  • Ghana
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Colonial influence
  • Miscegenation
  • Race relations
  • Social conditions
  • Ghana
  • Great Britain
Label
Crossing the color line : race, sex, and the contested politics of colonialism in Ghana, Carina E. Ray
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • "The white wife problem": intermarriage and the politics of repatriation to interwar West Africa
  • White peril/Black power: interracial sex and the beginning of the end of empire
  • Wasu, white women, and African independence
  • Conclusion: sexuality's staying power
  • Introduction: the stakes of studying sex across the color line in colonial Ghana
  • Part One: The Gold Coast
  • From indispensable to "undesirable": African women, European men, and the transformation of Afro-European power relations on the Gold Coast
  • "Undesirable relations": European officers, "native" women, and racial classification
  • "A new whim of a most unpopular governor": embedded officers and the local politics of concubinage cases (1907/1909)
  • The Crewe circular: the life and death of a policy on interracial concubinage (1909/1934)
  • "A manifestation of madness": the Gold Coast's interracial marriage "epidemic" (1944/1945)
  • Part Two: Metropole and colony
Control code
918855330
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821445396
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)918855330
Label
Crossing the color line : race, sex, and the contested politics of colonialism in Ghana, Carina E. Ray
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • "The white wife problem": intermarriage and the politics of repatriation to interwar West Africa
  • White peril/Black power: interracial sex and the beginning of the end of empire
  • Wasu, white women, and African independence
  • Conclusion: sexuality's staying power
  • Introduction: the stakes of studying sex across the color line in colonial Ghana
  • Part One: The Gold Coast
  • From indispensable to "undesirable": African women, European men, and the transformation of Afro-European power relations on the Gold Coast
  • "Undesirable relations": European officers, "native" women, and racial classification
  • "A new whim of a most unpopular governor": embedded officers and the local politics of concubinage cases (1907/1909)
  • The Crewe circular: the life and death of a policy on interracial concubinage (1909/1934)
  • "A manifestation of madness": the Gold Coast's interracial marriage "epidemic" (1944/1945)
  • Part Two: Metropole and colony
Control code
918855330
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821445396
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)918855330

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