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David Barry Gaspar and Darlene Clark Hine's Beyond Bondage outlines the restricted spheres within which free women of color, by virtue of gender and racial restrictions, were forced to carve out their existences. Although their freedom, represented by the acquisition of property, respectability, and opportunity, always remained precarious, the collection supports the surprising conclusion that women of color often sought and obtained these advantages more successfully than their male counterparts.

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ISBN:
9780252029394
Editor:
Gaspar, David Barry
Editor:
Hine, Darlene Clark
Editor:
Hine, Darlene Clark
Editor:
Gaspar, David Barry
Author:
Hine, Darlene Clark
Author:
Gaspar, David Barry
Other:
Hine, Darlene Clark
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Subject:
United States - Civil War
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Gender Studies-Womens Studies
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
New Black Studies Series
Publication Date:
20041131
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
344
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.00 in

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History and Social Science » African American Studies » General
History and Social Science » Gender Studies » Womens Studies
History and Social Science » Military » Civil War » General
History and Social Science » US History » 1800 to Civil War

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