placage

placage

An ornamental thin masonry facing (revetment) of a building.
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To understand black female agency in colonial societies, it is imperative that we analyze two systems of common-law marriages that persisted amidst controversy: mariage a la mode du pays, and placage.
Many other similar examples can be mentioned here, as New Orleans's cultural background--with its African slaves, the institution of placage, the "infamous Storyville area of prostitution and jazz" and the French connection have contributed significantly to the city's "longstanding reputation as a place of sexual license and laissez-faire," a place of "feminine frivolity and pleasure-loving naughtiness" (Taylor, 2004: 321).
Lot placage, branchements en charge et tubage rseaux Yonne
Cls DEsignation de la Sous-Classe IPC-4D bre 21B FORAGE DU SOL OU DE LA ROCHE 259 22F TRAVAIL DES POUDRES METALLIQUES; FABRICATION 47 D'OBJETS A PARTIR DE POUDRES METALLIQUES; FABRICATION DE POUDRES METALLIQUES 23P AUTRES PROCEDES MECANIQUES DE TRAVAIL DU METAL; 76 OPERATIONS MIXTES; MACHINES-OUTILS UNIVERSELLES 23B TOURNAGE; PERCAGE 43 16C ARBRES; ARBRES FLEXIBLES; PIECES DU MECANISME DES 35 ARBRES-MANIVELLES; PIECES ROTATIVES AUTRES QUE LES PIECES DE TRANSMISSION MECANIQUE; PALIERS 22C C ALLIAGES 21 16J PISTONS; CYLINDRES; RECIPIENTS SOUS PRESSION EN 8 GENERAL; JOINTS D'ETANCHEITE 06F TRAITEMENT ELECTRIQUE DE DONNEES NUMERIQUES 0 23K BRASAGE OU DEBRASAGE; SOUDAGE; REVETEMENT OU 3 PLACAGE PAR BRASAGE OU SOUDAGE; DECOUPAGE PAR CHAUFFAGE LOCALISE, p.
MARTIN, Placage and the Louisiana Gens de Couleur Libre, in CREOLE: THE HISTORY AND LEGACY OF LOUISIANA'S FREE PEOPLE OF COLOR 61-60 (Sybil Kien ed.
prostitute, with echoes of the dubious history of placage and the quadroon and octoroon balls: "She reclines gracefully upon a dull brocaded chaise-lounge, there is the scent of incense about her, and her draperies are arranged in formal folds.
Placage involved an informal marriage between white Creole men and mixed-race women.
She becomes a white man's concubine, and subsequently publishes the story of her voluntary enslavement and participation in placage, The Octoroon: A Tale of Southern Slave Life; or, Inside Views of Southern Domestic Life, to raise money to purchase and free her mother.
Chapter three moves from a discussion of slavery to an analysis of placage, a system in which wealthy white men supported free women of color in an arrangement merging aspects of marriage and slavery.
In New Orleans manumission and the placage system developed hand in hand.
DeLille, born in 1812, came from a line of femmes de couleur libres ("free women of color") who lived under Louisiana's system of placage, in which black women entered into "a more-or-less permanent sexual arrangement" with white men and bore them children.
C'est d'ailleurs ce placage trop rapide de conclusions psychanalytiques sur une problematique tres riche qui fait que la derniere partie de l'ouvrage << Charisme, seduction, domination >> est la moins convaincante, proposant l'alternative entre la seduction hypnotique du chef, toujours papa, et le charme d'une imago maternelle--attachement a la mere nourriciere.