Navigating interracial borders : Black-White couples and their social worlds / Erica Chito Childs

Author(s): Childs, Erica Chito, 1971-
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Subjects: Interracial marriage--United States
Interracial marriage--United States--Public opinion
Interracial dating--United States
Race awareness--United States
Racism--United States
Race relations in motion pictures
United States--Race relations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2005
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: x, 248 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction : the interracial canary 1
1. Loving across the border : through the lens of black-white couples 19
2. Constructing racial boundaries and white communities 44
3. Crossing racial boundaries and black communities 75
4. Families and the color line : multiracial problems for black and white families 109
5. Racialized spaces : college life in black and white 139
6. Black̲ : surfing the interracial Internet 169
7. Listening to the interracial canary 182
App. Couples interviewed 195
Notes: LCCN: 2004021377
ISBN: 0813535859 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0813535867 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-241) and index
Contents: Introduction: the interracial canary -- Loving across the border: through the lens of Black-White couples -- Constructing racial boundaries and White communities -- Crossing racial boundaries and Black communities -- Families and the color line: multiracial problems for Black and White families -- Racialized spaces: college life in Black and White -- Black & surfing the interracial Internet -- Listening to the interracial canary
OCLC Number: 56517442
ISBN/ISSN: 0813535859