The racial and ethnic diversity found among the parents in the three projects also articulates with other factors--family background and patterns, social class, gender, faith, age, etc--to produce a multidimensional set of experiences of mixing and mixedness.
They can pose their children's mixedness as enabling them to be cosmopolitan 'citizens of the world', and/or stress their children's organic inner potential and abilities, and/or believe that their children can choose their identity rather than have it imposed upon them.
4) The overall tenor of Mattoo's discussion suggests that "multi-cultural" signifies for her something nearer to the complex mixedness
of hybridity than to the nostalgic attempt to recapture pre-diasporic traditions usually associated with "multiculturalism.
These specimens were then compression molded under vacuum to provide specimens for the characterization of electrical properties and for the characterization of their degree of mixedness
using the WAXD technique.
of identity is reflected in Frisbie senior's writing mostly as a crippling either/or tension (see his own diagnosis and Hall's comments in FO 224, 240), but in Johnny's text it takes on a lively quality of jostling pluralities, mixing the highly anecdotal and the literary, autobiography with intercalated tales from tradition and anecdotes about blackbirding to the Peru guano islands, all conceived as a string of "fairy tales" that are nonetheless true.
In referencing the tangled genealogies of blacks and whites decades and generations removed, these critics treated racial mixedness
as an entity whose meaning is the same regardless of historical change, social context, or individual experience.
This research approaches mixedness
as constructivist in that "ethnic mixedness
," like notions of ethnic purity, is seen as a social and historical construction; indeed what is seen to constitute a "mixed" marriage varies greatly from one era and from one national context to another (Le Gall, in press).
Therefore, the laminar mixing flows serve to increase mixedness
by increasing interfacial area through stretching and redistribution of the interface.
Several journalists alluded to his mixedness
, citing both his black and Thai heritages.
Admittedly, existing scholarship on The Body Beautiful is quick to examine the feminist content and the significance of Madge's mastectomy, but the pressing subject of Ngozi's mixedness
is either disregarded or conveniently (re)read as black culture.
The direct determination of the spatial distribution of the filler particles and the resulting quantitative measures of the degree of mixing should provide the wherewithal necessary to link the ultimate properties of a filled material to its state of mixedness
achieved upon extrusion.
And we must establish mixedness
, overlap, and crossover as the utterly normal things they are.