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We Indians, the passing of a great race
White Horse Eagle Osage chief
|Statement||being the recollections of the last of the great Indian chiefs, Big Chief White Horse Eagle, as told to Edgar von Schmidt-Pauli; translated by Christopher Turner...|
|Contributions||Turner, Christopher Rede, 1877- tr.|
|LC Classifications||E90.W5 W52|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||255|
|LC Control Number||31016344|
Racial passing occurs when a person classified as a member of one racial group is accepted ("passes") as a member of another. Historically, the term has been used primarily in the United States to describe a person of color or of multiracial ancestry who assimilated into the white majority to escape the legal and social conventions of racial segregation and discrimination. Get this book in print. AbeBooks; C. Scribner, - Ethnology - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Selected pages. Page Title Page. The Passing of the Great Race: Or, The Racial Basis of European History Madison Grant Full view -
Editor's note: For those who are wondering about the retro title of this black-history series, please take a moment to learn about historian Joel A. Rogers, author of the book Amazing Author: Henry Louis Gates Jr. Madison Grant (, Yale law degree ) was a stalwart of the Nativist/Nordicist (see entry) strain of American eugenics during the progressive-era (~). His most renowned work, The Passing of the Great Race: or the Racial Basis of European History (), argued for the preservation of America as a ‘civilization preserve’ for the Nordic race, advocating for.
THE PASSING OF TIE GREAT RACE existence was forgotten, until in our own day it was discovered that the central core of Europe was inhabited by a short, stocky, round-skull race, originally from Asia. Today these Alpines are gradually recovering their influence in the world by sheer weight of numbers. On this map the green. The Passing of the Great Race or the Racial Basis of European History by Madison Grant avg rating — 82 ratings — published — 84 editions.
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OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations, color portrait 22 cm: Contents: Life in the primeval forest --Camp life --On the move --A day in the life of an Indian child --My first ride to New York --From warrior to chieftan --The three ordeals --Our ceremonies: from baptism to burial --Various tribes --The South-western centre of civilization --The thunder bird --Buffaloes.
The Passing of the Great Race: Or, The Racial Basis of European History is a book by American eugenicist, lawyer, and amateur anthropologist Madison influential, the book was largely ignored when it first appeared; it went through several revisions and editions, but was never a best seller.
Grant expounds a theory of Nordic superiority and argues for a strong eugenics program. We Indians: the passing of a great race, being the recollections of the last of the great Indian Chiefs as told to translated by Christopher Turner.
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We Indians, The Passing Of A Great Race: Being The Recollections Of The passing of a great race book Last Of The Great Indian ChiefsAuthor: Edgar Von Schmidt-Pauli. Fact is Passing of the great race should not be assessed as a bigotted rant it should be assessed as a true scientific study and document on race.
Just because it does not fit into todays PC infested culture does not mean it should be by: We Indians, the passing of a great race. New York: E.P. Dutton, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Edgar von Schmidt-Pauli; Christopher Rede Turner; Edgar von Schmidt-Pauli: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: White Horse Eagle, Osage chief; Edgar von Schmidt-Pauli; Christopher Rede Turner.
Probably the greatest anthropological examination of European racial history. If you enjoy the works of Lothrop Stoddard and/or Hans F. Günther, you will love "The Passing of the Great Race." Apparently, Adolf Hitler was such a fan of this book that he wrote Madison Grant a fan letter/5.
marks a century since the publication of The Passing of the Great Race, a book described by the late paleontologist Stephen Jay Gould as “the most influential tract of American scientific racism.”Its author, Madison Grant, a genteel dabbler with impeccable establishment ties, was a pure and unabashed bigot, a patrician who defended social inequality as the outcome of biological fact.
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Free shipping for many products. Full text of "The passing of the great race; or, The racial basis of European history. 4th rev. ed., with a documentary supplement, with prefaces by Henry Fairfield Osborn" See other formats. The Passing of the Great Race By Madison Grant Part I - Race, Language, And Nationality Chapter 1 Race and Democracy FAILURE to recognize the clear distinction between race and nationality and the still greater distinction between race and language, the easy assumption that the one is indicative of theFile Size: KB.
Madison Grant's prejudices and bigotry compiled into one volume, "The Passing of the Great Race" was his justification for eugenics and racism.
In a letter to Grant, Adolf Hitler wrote, "This book is my Bible," and he used large passages of it in his own "Mein Kampf."Pages: Buy We Indians, the Passing of a Great Race: Being the Recollections of the Last of the Great Indian Chiefs, Big Chief White Horse Eagle by Edgar Von Schmidt-Pauli, Dr Christopher Turner (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.
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Page 14 - Whether we like to admit it or not, the result of the mixture of two races, in the long run, gives us a race reverting to the more ancient, generalized and lower type.
The cross between a white man and an Indian is an Indian; the cross between a white man and a negro is a negro; the cross between a white man and a Hindu is a Hindu; and the cross between any of the three European 5/5(1).
One of James Baldwin's most important book of essays, The Fire Next Time explores themes of race, religion and identity. “The American Negro has the great advantage of having never believed the collection of myths to which white Americans cling: that their ancestors were all freedom-loving heroes, that they were born in the greatest country the world has ever seen, or that Americans are.
The Passing of the Great Race or The Racial Basis of European History Historians and philologists have approached the subject from the view-point of linguistics, and as a result we have been burdened with a group of mythical races, such as the Latin, the Aryan, the Caucasian, and, perhaps, most inconsistent of all, the "Celtic" race.
Grant has been pushed to the margins of environmentalism’s history, however. He is often remembered for another reason: his book “The Author: Jedediah Purdy. Moreover, nonfiction accounts of passing have long fascinated the American public who read of compelling situations in newspapers and magazines and in books like A Man Called White () by NAACP leader Walter F.
White, and The Sweeter the Juice () by Shirlee Haizlip, Life Along the Color Line () by Gregory Williams, The Black. This book established Madison Grant as an authority in racial thought. Its success laid the groundwork for the emerging science of eugenics, and was widely read by US presidents, scientists and became a popular best-seller in its day.
It was a call to American whites to counter the dangers both from non-white and non-North Western European. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by : J.
A. Lindsay.The Passing of The Great Race; or, The Racial Basis of European History is a book by the American lawyer and conservationist Madison Grant. "The Passing of The Great Race" became an immediate best seller, with new editions inandmultiple printings and translations in German, French and Norwegian.Our writers have been fearless on these pages in how they explored fluid identities, code switching, and assimilation.
They share how passing transcends race, religion, ethnicity, and various kinds of orientation. Patrick Rosal, who writes about being mistaken for the help at the National Book Awards, asked if we had considered disability passing.