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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-2000
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
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Plantation life
  • Plantation life
  • Slavery
  • Southern States
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • United States
  • Sklaverei
  • USA
  • Plantations
  • Esclavage
  • Noirs
  • Vie dans les plantations
  • HISTORY / United States / 19th Century
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
Label
The slave community : plantation life in the antebellum South, John W. Blassingame
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0602/78026890-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-402) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm04492000
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Rev. and enl. ed.
Extent
xviii, 414 pages
Isbn
9780195025620
Lccn
78026890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o04492000
  • (OCoLC)04492000
Label
The slave community : plantation life in the antebellum South, John W. Blassingame
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0602/78026890-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-402) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm04492000
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Rev. and enl. ed.
Extent
xviii, 414 pages
Isbn
9780195025620
Lccn
78026890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o04492000
  • (OCoLC)04492000

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