The Resource Afro-American anthropology; : contemporary perspectives., Edited by Norman E. Whitten, Jr. and John F. Szwed. Foreword by Sidney W. Mintz

Afro-American anthropology; : contemporary perspectives., Edited by Norman E. Whitten, Jr. and John F. Szwed. Foreword by Sidney W. Mintz

Label
Afro-American anthropology; : contemporary perspectives.
Title
Afro-American anthropology;
Title remainder
contemporary perspectives.
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Norman E. Whitten, Jr. and John F. Szwed. Foreword by Sidney W. Mintz
Creator
Contributor
Compiler
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitten, Norman E.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN645
LC item number
.W45
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
GN 645
NLM item number
W624a 1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Szwed, John F.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black race
  • African Americans
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Ethnic Groups
  • Noirs
  • Black race
  • Black studies
Label
Afro-American anthropology; : contemporary perspectives., Edited by Norman E. Whitten, Jr. and John F. Szwed. Foreword by Sidney W. Mintz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes papers from a symposium held in 1967 at the American Anthropological Association meeting
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword / Sidney W. Mintz -- Pictorial essay / George A. Talbot -- Introduction / Norman E. Whitten and John F. Szwed -- Ethnohistory and self-image in three new world Negro societies / Thomas J. Price -- Referential ambiguity in the calculus of Brazilian racial identity / Marvin Harris -- Ritual dissociation and possession belief in Caribbean Negro religion / Erika Bourguignon -- Crisis, contraculture, and religion among West Indians in the Panama Canal Zone / R.S. Bryce-Laporte -- Non-standard Negro dialects : convergence or divergence? / J.L. Dillard -- Cultural and linguistic ambiguity in a West Indian village / Karl Reisman -- Toward an ethnography of black American speech behavior / Thomas Kochman -- Patterns of performance in the British West Indies / Roger Abrahams
  • The homogeneity of African-Afro-American musical style / Alan Lomax -- Personal networks and musical contexts in the Pacific lowlands of Colombia and Ecuador / Norman E. Whitten -- Afro-American musical adaptation / John F. Szwed -- Toward a definition of matrifocality / Nancie L. González -- Black traders of north highland Ecuador / Kathleen Klumpp -- Differential adaptations and microcultural evolution in Guyana / Leo Despres -- A response to marginality : the case of black migrant farm workers / Dorothy Nelkin -- The kindred of Viola Jackson : residence and family organization of an urban black American family / Carol B. Stack -- What ghetto males are like : another look / Ulf Hannerz -- Strategies of adaptive mobility in the Colombian-Ecuadorian littoral / Norman E. Whitten -- Black culture : myth or reality? / Robert Blauner
  • Soul music and blues : their meaning and relevance in northern United States black ghettos / Michael Haralambos -- The social organization of a movement of revolutionary change : case study, black power / Luther P. Gerlach and Virginia H. Hine -- Making the scene, digging the action, and telling it like it is : anthropologists at work in a dark ghetto / Charles A. Valentine and Betty Lou Valentine
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 468 pages
Isbn
9780029352502
Lccn
79093109
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00058236
  • (OCoLC)ocm00058236
Label
Afro-American anthropology; : contemporary perspectives., Edited by Norman E. Whitten, Jr. and John F. Szwed. Foreword by Sidney W. Mintz
Publication
Note
Includes papers from a symposium held in 1967 at the American Anthropological Association meeting
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword / Sidney W. Mintz -- Pictorial essay / George A. Talbot -- Introduction / Norman E. Whitten and John F. Szwed -- Ethnohistory and self-image in three new world Negro societies / Thomas J. Price -- Referential ambiguity in the calculus of Brazilian racial identity / Marvin Harris -- Ritual dissociation and possession belief in Caribbean Negro religion / Erika Bourguignon -- Crisis, contraculture, and religion among West Indians in the Panama Canal Zone / R.S. Bryce-Laporte -- Non-standard Negro dialects : convergence or divergence? / J.L. Dillard -- Cultural and linguistic ambiguity in a West Indian village / Karl Reisman -- Toward an ethnography of black American speech behavior / Thomas Kochman -- Patterns of performance in the British West Indies / Roger Abrahams
  • The homogeneity of African-Afro-American musical style / Alan Lomax -- Personal networks and musical contexts in the Pacific lowlands of Colombia and Ecuador / Norman E. Whitten -- Afro-American musical adaptation / John F. Szwed -- Toward a definition of matrifocality / Nancie L. González -- Black traders of north highland Ecuador / Kathleen Klumpp -- Differential adaptations and microcultural evolution in Guyana / Leo Despres -- A response to marginality : the case of black migrant farm workers / Dorothy Nelkin -- The kindred of Viola Jackson : residence and family organization of an urban black American family / Carol B. Stack -- What ghetto males are like : another look / Ulf Hannerz -- Strategies of adaptive mobility in the Colombian-Ecuadorian littoral / Norman E. Whitten -- Black culture : myth or reality? / Robert Blauner
  • Soul music and blues : their meaning and relevance in northern United States black ghettos / Michael Haralambos -- The social organization of a movement of revolutionary change : case study, black power / Luther P. Gerlach and Virginia H. Hine -- Making the scene, digging the action, and telling it like it is : anthropologists at work in a dark ghetto / Charles A. Valentine and Betty Lou Valentine
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 468 pages
Isbn
9780029352502
Lccn
79093109
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00058236
  • (OCoLC)ocm00058236

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