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


Rev. and enl. ed.. New York : Oxford University Press, 1979.
ISBN 0195025628, 0195025636

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Subjects African Americans -- History.
Esclavage -- États-Unis -- Histoire.
Noirs -- États-Unis -- Conditions sociales.
Plantation life -- Southern States.
Plantation life.
Plantations -- États-Unis (sud)
Sklaverei.
Slavery -- Southern States.
Slavery.
Southern States.
USA -- Südstaaten.
United States -- Minorities -- History.
United States -- Slavery and bondage -- History.
Vie dans les plantations -- États-Unis (sud)
Description xviii, 414 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-402) and index.
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.
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.
Geographic Area Southern States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4492000
(OCoLC)ocm04492000
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Blassingame, John W., 1940-2000.
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