Policing Morality: Regulating Sexuality across the Canada-United States Border

Details the ways that Canadian and United States governments used boarder surveillance, extradition, and deprivation (of access to family and home communities; of intergenerational material wealth) to police interracial unions, adultery/non-marital cohabitation, bigamy, polygamy, divorce, illegitimate children, child stealing, and abortion, and other acts deemed sexually deviant.
Author/Creator
Benjamin Hoy
Open Access
Yes
Primary Source
No
Citation
Canadian Historical Review, vol. 98, no. 1, March 2018, pp. 30-62
Publication Date
2018-03
Persons
Resource Type
Articles -- Scholarly, peer reviewed
Format
Text -- PDF
Text -- HTML
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