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Title Race and classification : the case of Mexican America / edited by Ilona Katzew and Susan Deans-Smith ; with a preface by William B. Taylor.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2009.

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Description xxiii, 356 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note "This book originated with a conference organized by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in conjunction with the exhibition Inventing Race: Casta Painting and Eighteenth-Century Mexico, on May 1, 2004"--Acknowledgments.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : the alchemy of race in Mexican America / Susan Deans-Smith and Ilona Katzew -- The language, genealogy, and classification of "race" in colonial Mexico / María Elena Martínez -- "Dishonor in the hands of Indians, Spaniards, and Blacks" : the (racial) politics of painting in early modern Mexico / Susan Deans-Smith -- "That this should be published and again in the age of the Enlightenment?" : eighteenth-century debates about the Indian body in colonial Mexico / Ilona Katzew -- Moctezuma through the centuries / Jaime Cuadriello -- Eugenics and racial classification in modern Mexican America / Alexandra Minna Stern -- Hispanic identities in the southwestern United States / Ramón A. Gutiérrez -- Race and erasure : the Hernandez v. Texas case / Ian Haney López -- Reconfiguring race, gender and Chicano/a identity in film / Adriana Katzew -- Pose and poseur : the racial politics of Guillermo Gomez-Peña's photo-performances / Jennifer González and Guillermo Gómez-Peña.
Subject Racism -- Mexico -- History -- Congresses.
Racism -- Southwestern States -- History -- Congresses.
Ethnicity -- Mexico -- History -- Congresses.
Ethnicity -- Southwestern States -- History -- Congresses.
Race in art -- Congresses.
Race in literature -- Congresses.
Mexico -- Race relations -- Congresses.
Southwestern States -- Race relations -- Congresses.
Added Author Katzew, Ilona.
Deans-Smith, Susan, 1953-
ISBN 9780804761406 (cloth : alk. paper)
080476140X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780804761413 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0804761418 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. 40017050791

 
    
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