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]
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miscegenation

Interbreeding between people of different racial backgrounds.
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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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Needless to say, that The Big Lift does not contain any reference to interracial relationship, and complies with the Hollywood production code and its rule against representations of 'miscegenation.' These American films present on an ideological level a movement from the Morgenthau to Marshall Plan, but they also reassign on a social level the culpability of German men to German 'Frauleins' via their alleged sexual transgressions.
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This allows the multiracial activists and academics to "rescue" interracial relationships from the taint of "perversion and pathology" (171) and reassert a heteronormative familial ideal.
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