Taking assimilation to heart : marriages of white women and indigenous men in the United States and Australia, 1887-1937 / Katherine Ellinghaus

Author(s): Ellinghaus, Katherine
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Subjects: Interracial marriage--United States--History--19th century
Interracial marriage--Australia--History--19th century
Indians of North America--Cultural assimilation--History--19th century
Aboriginal Australians--Cultural assimilation--History--19th century
Indians of North America--Social conditions--19th century
Aboriginal Australians--Social conditions--19th century
Women, White--United States--Family relationships--History--19th century
Women, White--Australia--Family relationships--History--19th century
Indians of North America--Education--Social aspects
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2006
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: xxxiv, 276 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Native American education and marriages at Hampton Institute 1
2. Interracial marriages of male Carlisle Indian School alumni 25
3. Educated Native American men and interracial marriage 41
4. A middle-class white woman philanthropist and interracial marriage 81
5. The broken promise of Aboriginal education in Australia 105
6. Regulating Aboriginal marriages in Victoria 121
7. White women married to Aboriginal men 149
8. Solving the "Indian problem" in the United States 167
9. Absorbing the "Aboriginal problem" in Australia 189
Notes: LCCN: 2006007395
ISBN: 080321829X (cloth : alk. paper)
EAN: 9780803218291
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-270) and index
Contents: Native American education and marriages at Hampton Institute -- Interracial marriages of male Carlisle Indian school alumni -- Educated Native American men and interracial marriage -- A middle-class white woman philanthropist and interracial marriage -- The broken promise of aboriginal education in Australia -- Regulating aboriginal marriages in Victoria -- White women married to aboriginal men -- Solving the "Indian problem" in the United States -- Absorbing the "aboriginal problem" in Australia
OCLC Number: 64510807
ISBN/ISSN: 080321829X
9780803218291