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Good Wives, Nasty Wenches, and Anxious Patriarchs : Gender, Race, and Power in Colonial Virginia
by Kathleen M. Brown


Overview - Kathleen Brown examines the origins of racism and slavery in British North America from the perspective of gender. Both a basic social relationship and a model for other social hierarchies, gender helped determine the construction of racial categories and the institution of slavery in Virginia.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Kathleen Brown examines the origins of racism and slavery in British North America from the perspective of gender. Both a basic social relationship and a model for other social hierarchies, gender helped determine the construction of racial categories and the institution of slavery in Virginia.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780807846230
  • ISBN-10: 0807846236
  • Publisher: University of North Carolina Press
  • Publish Date: November 1996
  • Page Count: 512
  • Dimensions: 9.3 x 6.2 x 1.27 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.7 pounds

Series: Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American Hist

Related Categories

Books > History > United States - State & Local - General
Books > Social Science > Gender Studies
Books > History > United States - Colonial Period (1600-1775)

 
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