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Anthro lec 9 - quiz question In united states on drop of black blood makes you black in latin America one drop of white blood can make you other

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Space: us and latin America Us: binary system = white and non white Based on descent : “one drop rule” or rule of hypo descent Within us: Alabama and Arkansas one drop rule; florida, s and n carlina, 1/8 rule; Kentucky 1/3 generation test; Oregon 1/4 rule; some states any African blood, some any discernable African blood Space: us and latin America Latin America: continuum of races based on phenotype Mulatto, trigueno, Moreno, blanco, preto, indio, mestizo Different races within a family Poles (including values) remain—black/wite; white/indio
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Unformatted text preview: * quiz question In united states on drop of black blood makes you black, in latin America, one drop of white blood can make you other than black time • Initially Africans classified themselves in ethnic terms, eventually became a race = black • Initially euros classified in ethnic terms, eventually became write Science and race Race invented in Europe in 18 th – 19 th century, example johann blumenbach invented 5 races, Caucasian, negro, Mongolian(yellow), malay(brown), American (red)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course ANTHRO 101 taught by Professor Hayes during the Spring '08 term at Rutgers.

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