miscegenation

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mis·ce·ge·na·tion

(mis'e-jĕ-nā'shŭn),
Marriage or interbreeding of individuals of different races.
[L. misceo, to mix, + genus, descent, race]

miscegenation

Interbreeding between people of different racial backgrounds.

miscegenation

(mĭs″ĕ-jē-nā′shŭn) [L. miscere, to mix, + genus, race]
Sexual relations or marriage between those of different races.
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There are also aspects of the college environment that facilitate diverse interactions in the form of interracial relationships.
pdf (noting increasing tolerance of interracial relationships, including black-white relationships).
Although there were four more productions until the end the 1950s, film enthusiasts had to wait until Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The Marriage of Maria Braun (1978), to witness the portrayal of an interracial relationship between African American GIs and German women on the silver screen.
The authors discovered a clear age distinction between participants who viewed interracial relationships with acceptance (less than 40 years old) and those who did not (40 years and older).
In particular, by casting light on interracial relationships the author seeks to help practitioners who work with children of mixed parentage (his preferred term), as the actions they take are often guided by prior assumptions about the nature of these relationships.
A recurring theme throughout the essays in Mixed Race Hollywood is that images of interracial relationships and multiracial people have shifted as social norms have evolved, and that groundbreaking representations arguably have also played a significant role in helping to change attitudes.
Interracial relationships can be harder on the Black female psyche, mainly due to reasons such as feeling betrayed, angry, and alone, feelings often attributed to her Black male counterpart who sometimes chooses a White female partner instead of her (Hill, 2005; Jones, 2004).
Schweitzer finds friendship to be at the thematic and political heart of "several representative early American texts" (13): in the "familiar commerce" of John Winthrop's "A Modell of Christian Charitie" (73), as an egalitarian alternative to marriage in Hannah Webster Foster's The Coquette, and in the interracial relationships in James Fenimore Cooper's The Last of the Mohicans and Catharine Sedgwick's Hope Leslie.
Such films showed Americans that interracial marriage could be healthy and "placed whites who opposed interracial relationships in the wrong" (204).
Spending time with Bill Cohen and Janet Langhart is to be immersed in a great American love story--but also into a frank, sometimes emotional discussion on race and politics and interracial relationships in America.
The actual issue gave rise to much broader issues, particularly about inter-faith and interracial relationships," he said.
Interracial relationships are lowest among African Americans, who are more likely than Hispanics and Asian Americans to be segregated by schools and neighborhoods and thus have fewer opportunities to mix with members of other races.