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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
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.A26 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Holloway, Joseph E
Series statement
Blacks in the diaspora
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African diaspora
  • United States
Label
Africanisms in American culture, edited by Joseph E. Holloway
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The origins of African American culture / Joseph E. Holloway -- "What Africa has given America" : African continuities in the North American diaspora / Joseph E. Holloway -- African elements in African American culture / Molefi Kete Asante -- Africanisms in African American names in the United States / Joseph E. Holloway -- The case of voodoo in New Orleans / Jessie Ruth Gaston -- Gullah attitudes toward life and death / Margaret Washington -- The sacred world of the Gullahs / Joseph E. Holloway -- 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 -- The African character of African American language : insights from the Creole connection / Selase W. Williams
Control code
ocm56422012
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
ix, 436 p.
Isbn
9780253328397
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2004020284
Label
Africanisms in American culture, edited by Joseph E. Holloway
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The origins of African American culture / Joseph E. Holloway -- "What Africa has given America" : African continuities in the North American diaspora / Joseph E. Holloway -- African elements in African American culture / Molefi Kete Asante -- Africanisms in African American names in the United States / Joseph E. Holloway -- The case of voodoo in New Orleans / Jessie Ruth Gaston -- Gullah attitudes toward life and death / Margaret Washington -- The sacred world of the Gullahs / Joseph E. Holloway -- 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 -- The African character of African American language : insights from the Creole connection / Selase W. Williams
Control code
ocm56422012
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
ix, 436 p.
Isbn
9780253328397
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2004020284

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