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Mixed Blood Indians free pdf "Mixed Blood" Indians looks at a fascinating array of birth- and kin-related issues as they were alternately misunderstood and astutely exploited by both Native and European cultures. Theda Perdue discusses the assimilation of non-Indians into Native societies, their descendants' participation in tribal life, and the white cultural assumptions conveyed in the designation "mixed blood." In addition to unions between European men and Native women, Perdue also considers the special cases arising from the presence of white women and African men and women in Indian society.

About Theda Perdue

Theda Perdue is a professor of history at the University Of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has written or edited ten books, including Cherokee Women: Gender and Culture Change, 1700-1835 and Slavery and the Evolution of Cherokee Society, 1540-1866.

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Author : Theda Perdue
Publisher : University of Georgia Press
Data Published : 31 March 2005
ISBN : 082032731X
EAN : 9780820327310
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 160 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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