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By Fay Botham

during this interesting cultural heritage of interracial marriage and its felony law within the usa, Fay Botham argues that religion--specifically, Protestant and Catholic ideals approximately marriage and race--had an important impact on criminal judgements referring to miscegenation and marriage within the century following the Civil conflict. She contends that the white southern Protestant thought that God "dispersed" the races and the yank Catholic emphasis on human team spirit and customary origins element to ways in which faith inspired the process litigation and light up the non secular bases for Christian racist and antiracist movements.

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