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Obama Mamas and mixed race: hoping for “a more perfect union”

Wei Ming Dariotis and Grace J. Yoo

in Obama and the Biracial Factor

Published by Policy Press

Published in print February 2012 | ISBN: 9781447301011
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447307228 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/policypress/9781447301011.003.0005
Obama Mamas and mixed race: hoping for “a more perfect union”

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An examination of the role of race in the voting patterns of mothers seeking better outcomes for their children's future during the 2008 U.S. presidential election.

Keywords: Mothers; political advocacy; healing; children; aspirations; hope; female voting patterns

Chapter.  4351 words. 

Subjects: Race and Ethnicity

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