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The Afro-American slaves : community or chaos? / Edited by Randall M. Miller, A.B., M.A., Ph.D. Department of History Saint Joseph's University, Philadelphia.

Publication:
Malabar, Florida : Robert E. Krieger Publishing Company, 1981.
Format/Description:
Book
v, [1], 146 pages ; 23 cm
Edition:
Original edition
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Subjects:
Slavery -- United States -- History.
African Americans -- History -- To 1863.
Place of Publication:
United States Florida Malabar.
Contents:
I. The Seeds of Slavery and the Slave Community. "It was a Negro taught them": A New look at African labor in early South Carolina / Peter H. Wood; Rethinking American Negro Slavery from the vantage point of the Colonial Era / Gerald W. Mullin
II. From the Bottom Up: Masters and Slaves, Family and Religion. American Slaves and their history / Eugene D. Genovese; Slave songs and slave consciousness / Lawrence W. Levine; The Black Family in slavery and freedom / Herbert Gutman
III. The Distribution of Culture and Power in the Slave Community. The preservation of oral stories in Black culture / Gladys-Marie Fry; The peer group / Thomas L. Webber; Status and social structure in the slave community / John W. Blassingame; The creolization of slave folklife / Charles W. Joyner.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 135-146).
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1981
Contributor:
Miller, Randall M., editor.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0898740789
OCLC:
6602818