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Métissage in New France and Canada 1508 to 1886


Devrim Karahasan

Contents: Bringing Indians to the Old World and French Settlements in the New World – Converting, Instructing and Assimilating Indians – Métissage: Mixed and Non-mixed Marriages as Final Colonial Strategy – From Frenchification and Mixed Marriages to Métissage – From Métissage to Mixed-Blood Individuals and Groups: The Emergence of the Metis – The Community Formation of the Metis – Canadian Métissage and its Failures.