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Race, sex, and social order in early New Orleans [electronic resource] / Jennifer M. Spear.

Author/Creator:
Spear, Jennifer M., 1967-
Publication:
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (350 p.)
Series:
Early America.
Early America : history, context, culture
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Subjects:
Racially mixed people -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Social conditions.
Racially mixed people -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History.
New Orleans (La.) -- Social conditions.
New Orleans (La.) -- Race relations.
New Orleans (La.) -- Social life and customs.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction
Indian women, French women, and the regulation of sex
Legislating slavery in French New Orleans
Affranchis and sang-mêlé
Slavery and freedom in Spanish New Orleans
Limpieza de sangre and family formation
Negotiating racial identities in the 1790s
Codification of a tripartite racial system in Anglo-Louisiana.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-323) and index.
ISBN:
0-8018-9878-1
OCLC:
608680224