The Resource The slave community : plantation life in the antebellum South, John W. Blassingame

The slave community : plantation life in the antebellum South, John W. Blassingame

Label
The slave community : plantation life in the antebellum South
Title
The slave community
Title remainder
plantation life in the antebellum South
Statement of responsibility
John W. Blassingame
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines Black pre-Civil War culture and the slave family, detailing sexual attitudes, courtship practices and wedding ceremonies, childrearing, familial roles, language, and discipline
Cataloging source
DLC
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1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blassingame, John W.
Dewey number
975/.004/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E443
LC item number
.B55 1979
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Plantation life
  • Sklaverei
  • USA
Label
The slave community : plantation life in the antebellum South, John W. Blassingame
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 383-402
Contents
1. Enslavement, acculturation, and African survivals -- 2. The Americanization of the slave and the Africanization of the South -- 3. Culture -- 4. The slave family -- 5. Rebels and runaways -- 6. Plantation stereotypes and institutional roles -- 7. Plantation realities -- 8. Slave personality types -- Appendix I. Comparative examination of total institutions -- Appendix II. African words, numerals, and sentences used by former slaves in Georgia and South Carolina in the 1890s -- Appendix III. Statistics on slaves and slavery : observations and tables
Edition
Rev. and enl. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 414 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036941108
Label
The slave community : plantation life in the antebellum South, John W. Blassingame
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 383-402
Contents
1. Enslavement, acculturation, and African survivals -- 2. The Americanization of the slave and the Africanization of the South -- 3. Culture -- 4. The slave family -- 5. Rebels and runaways -- 6. Plantation stereotypes and institutional roles -- 7. Plantation realities -- 8. Slave personality types -- Appendix I. Comparative examination of total institutions -- Appendix II. African words, numerals, and sentences used by former slaves in Georgia and South Carolina in the 1890s -- Appendix III. Statistics on slaves and slavery : observations and tables
Edition
Rev. and enl. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 414 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036941108

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