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The Resource Africanisms in American culture, edited by Joseph E. Holloway

Africanisms in American culture, edited by Joseph E. Holloway

Label
Africanisms in American culture
Title
Africanisms in American culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joseph E. Holloway
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MYG
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Holloway, Joseph E
Series statement
  • Blacks in the diaspora
  • Midland book
Series volume
MB 686
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • United States
Label
Africanisms in American culture, edited by Joseph E. Holloway
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Joseph E. Holloway -- The origins of African-American culture / Joseph E. Holloway -- African elements in African-American English / Molefi Kete Asante -- The case of voodoo in New Orleans / Jessie Gaston Mulira -- Gullah attitudes toward life and death / Margaret Washington Creel -- African religious retentions in Florida / Robert L. Hall -- Sacrificial practices in Santeria, an African-Cuban religion in the United States / George Brandon -- Kongo influences on African-American artistic culture / Robert Farris Thompson -- Africanisms in African-American music / Portia K. Maultsby -- Africanisms and the study of folklore / Beverly J. Robinson -- The African heritage of white America / John Edward Philips
Control code
000154463
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Midland book ed.
Extent
xxi, 249 p.
Isbn
9780253206862
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000154463
  • (OCoLC)24780050
Label
Africanisms in American culture, edited by Joseph E. Holloway
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Joseph E. Holloway -- The origins of African-American culture / Joseph E. Holloway -- African elements in African-American English / Molefi Kete Asante -- The case of voodoo in New Orleans / Jessie Gaston Mulira -- Gullah attitudes toward life and death / Margaret Washington Creel -- African religious retentions in Florida / Robert L. Hall -- Sacrificial practices in Santeria, an African-Cuban religion in the United States / George Brandon -- Kongo influences on African-American artistic culture / Robert Farris Thompson -- Africanisms in African-American music / Portia K. Maultsby -- Africanisms and the study of folklore / Beverly J. Robinson -- The African heritage of white America / John Edward Philips
Control code
000154463
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Midland book ed.
Extent
xxi, 249 p.
Isbn
9780253206862
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000154463
  • (OCoLC)24780050

Library Locations

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