Black women in interracial relationships : in search of love and solace / Kellina M. Craig-Henderson

Author(s): Craig-Henderson, Kellina M
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Subjects: Interracial dating--United States
Interracial marriage--United States
African American women--Attitudes
Man-woman relationships--United States
United States--Race relations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, c2011
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: vii, 190 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2010011531
ISBN: 9781412811286
ISBN: 1412811287
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Why look at Black women in interracial intimate relationships? -- Sinking, rising, and coasting : how do Black women fare today? -- Through a lens, deeply -- Resistance and the decision to be in an interracial relationship -- The immutability of beauty standards and the media -- Cultural stereotypes about Black women -- First dates and meeting their mates -- The challenges, stares, and affronts from friends, family, and strangers -- Thinking and talking about race relations today -- What the future holds, mixed race children and more
OCLC Number: 595738843
ISBN/ISSN: 9781412811286