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The Resource The long, lingering shadow : slavery, race, and law in the American hemisphere, Robert J. Cottrol

The long, lingering shadow : slavery, race, and law in the American hemisphere, Robert J. Cottrol

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The long, lingering shadow : slavery, race, and law in the American hemisphere
Title
The long, lingering shadow
Title remainder
slavery, race, and law in the American hemisphere
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. Cottrol
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Students of American history know of the law's critical role in systematizing a racial hierarchy in the United States. Showing that this history is best appreciated in a comparative perspective, The Long, Lingering Shadow looks at the parallel legal histories of race relations in the United States, Brazil, and Spanish America. Robert J. Cottrol takes the reader on a journey from the origins of New World slavery in colonial Latin America to current debates and litigation over affirmative action in Brazil and the United States, as well as contemporary struggles against racial discrimination and
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cottrol, Robert J
Dewey number
342.708/7
Index
index present
LC call number
KDZ546
LC item number
.C68 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in the legal history of the South
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Blacks
  • Slavery
  • Race relations
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Blacks
  • Race relations
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • America
  • Western Hemisphere
  • Sklaverei
  • Rassendiskriminierung
  • Einwanderungspolitik
  • Ethnische Beziehungen
  • USA
  • Brasilien
  • Lateinamerika
Label
The long, lingering shadow : slavery, race, and law in the American hemisphere, Robert J. Cottrol
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-362) 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
Casta y color, movilidad y ambigüedad: slavery and race in the Spanish empire -- Terra de nosso senhor: the paradox of race and slavery in Brazil -- Race, democracy, and inequality: origins of the American dilemma -- Blanqueamiento: building white nations in Spanish American -- No país do futuro: Brazil's journey from national whitening to "racial democracy" -- Jim Crow: the house the law built -- An American sea change: the law's power and limitations -- Um país para todos? The Brazilian journey from racial democracy to racial reform -- New awakenings in Spanish America
Control code
831669929
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 370 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820344768
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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22573/ctt3q4m90
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)831669929
Label
The long, lingering shadow : slavery, race, and law in the American hemisphere, Robert J. Cottrol
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-362) 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
Casta y color, movilidad y ambigüedad: slavery and race in the Spanish empire -- Terra de nosso senhor: the paradox of race and slavery in Brazil -- Race, democracy, and inequality: origins of the American dilemma -- Blanqueamiento: building white nations in Spanish American -- No país do futuro: Brazil's journey from national whitening to "racial democracy" -- Jim Crow: the house the law built -- An American sea change: the law's power and limitations -- Um país para todos? The Brazilian journey from racial democracy to racial reform -- New awakenings in Spanish America
Control code
831669929
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 370 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820344768
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt3q4m90
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)831669929

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