ERIC Number: EJ266562
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
The Evolution of the Term Mulatto: A Chapter in Black-Native American Relations.
Forbes, Jack O.
Journal of Ethnic Studies, v10 n2 p45-66 Sum 1982
Traces the different social, ethnic, and racial connotations of the word "mulatto" since the Spanish colonization of the Americas. Stresses the fact that in Spanish America, the word more often referred to individuals of Black and American Indian admixture than to those of Black and White (Spanish) admixture. (GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A