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Classifications in their social context

Classifications in their social context

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Published by Academic Press in London, New York .
Written in English

  • Folk classification -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Classification -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

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    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Roy F. Ellen and David Reason.
    SeriesLanguage, thought, and culture
    ContributionsEllen, R. F., 1947-, Reason, David.
    LC ClassificationsGN468.4 .C55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 262 p. :
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4426505M
    ISBN 100122371607
    LC Control Number79050312

    Racial Classifications One legacy of slavery was the creation of new racial classifications representing generations of interracial offspring. When white owners had children with their African American slaves, these children were classified according to their percentages of white and African blood.

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