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mixed-race

adj
(Sociology) relating to or characteristic of people of different ethnic origins
Usage: The term mixed-race may well cause offence. The people so labelled might object to being thought of as a mixture, and identify with one ethnic group. Possible alternatives when referring specifically to ethic origins are of mixed ethnicity and of mixed ethnic origin
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A mixed-race American actress with a history of activism, Markle is a different mould of royal princess -- and the symbolism was not lost on the largely black crowd.
Identity Politics of Difference: The Mixed-Race American Indian Experience
Multicultural literature for children and young adults has never been known to adequately reflect the diversity of society, so it will come as no surprise that there are very few contemporary publications or research in children's and young adult literature depicting mixed-race experiences.
In an effort to demystify the "strange world" of the American "quadroon," mixed-race women of color thought to be one-quarter African, the author disentangles these women from their symbolic function as racially and sexually exotic, promiscuous, and materialistic.
In Between and Out of Place: Mixed-Race Identity, Liquor, and the Law in British Columbia, 1850-1914.
Similarly, Joseph also challenges the more modern conceptualisation of the mixed-race African-American as the exceptional multiracial, one whose success is determined by his ability to surmount the burdens and rhetoric of race.
Washington, Apr 17, ( ANI ): America's first man, Barack Obama became very famous as the first Black president of America but half of American people consider him mixed-race.
Add your own list of plays that feature mixed-race characters: www.
Bailey (anthropology, public health, East Carolina University) examines demographic patterns of urban and rural multiracial populations, then explores the reasons why people of mixed race identify with one particular race or adopt a mixed-race identity.
Adrian Carton's slim monograph, Mixed-Race and Modernity in Colonial India, sheds light on an important aspect of colonial culture, namely mixed-race marriages and Eurasian populations in India.
Other Tongues: Mixed-Race Women Speak Out explores the experiences of mixed-race women living in 21st-century North America.

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