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Author Schwaller, Robert C., 1981- author

Title Géneros de gente in early colonial Mexico : defining racial difference / Robert C. Schwaller
Published Norman, OK : University of Oklahoma Press, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 286 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Ideology and law. Defining difference in Iberia and the Americas ; Shaping society -- Lived experience. Tacit españoles ; Afro-indigenous mulatos ; Marriage ; Occupation
Summary "Examines the development of racial categories and stereotypes in early colonial Mexico, the establishment of a discriminatory legal system by the Spanish government, and the inability of that system to limit the social and economic advancement of non-Spaniards."--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Blacks -- Race identity -- Mexico
Ethnicity -- Mexico -- History
Mestizaje -- Mexico -- History
Mestizos -- Race identity -- Mexico
Race discrimination -- Mexico -- History
Racially mixed people -- Mexico -- History -- 16th century
Racially mixed people -- Mexico -- History -- 17th century
Blacks -- Race identity.
Race discrimination.
Race relations.
Racially mixed people.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Mexico -- History -- Spanish colony, 1540-1810
Mexico -- Race relations -- History -- 16th century
Mexico -- Race relations -- History -- 17th century
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0806157364 (electronic bk.)
9780806157368 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)