Includes bibliographical references (pages -168) and index.
1. The Nature of Black/White Relationships -- 2. Mulattoes, Miscegenation, and the History of Black/White Marriages -- 3. The Couples -- 4. A Family Affair -- 5. Stepping Over the Line: Problems for Interracial Couples -- 6. Understanding the Opposition.
Describes and analyzes the problems experienced by Black/White interracial couples in American society, and particularly in the South.