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The Resource Courtship and love among the enslaved in North Carolina, Rebecca J. Fraser

Courtship and love among the enslaved in North Carolina, Rebecca J. Fraser

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Courtship and love among the enslaved in North Carolina
Title
Courtship and love among the enslaved in North Carolina
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca J. Fraser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through an examination of various couples who were forced to live in slavery, Rebecca J. Fraser argues that slaves found ways to conduct successful courting relationships. In its focus on the processes of courtship among the enslaved, this study offers further insight into the meanings that structured intimate lives. Establishing their courtships, often across plantations, the enslaved men and women of antebellum North Carolina worked within and around the slave system to create and maintain meaningful personal relationships that were both of and apart from the world of the plantation. They cl
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fraser, Rebecca J.
Dewey number
306.73/4086250975609034
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E445.N8
LC item number
F73 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Margaret Walker Alexander series in African American studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slaves
  • Love
  • Courtship
  • Slaves
  • Couples
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Plantation life
  • North Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • HISTORY
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Couples
  • Courtship
  • Love
  • Manners and customs
  • Plantation life
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • North Carolina
Label
Courtship and love among the enslaved in North Carolina, Rebecca J. Fraser
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-132) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 "Love Seems with Them More to be an Eager Desire": Racialized Stereotypes in the Slaveholding South; 2 Asking Master Mack to Court: Competing Spheres of Influence; 3 Getting Out to Play and Courting All They Pleased: The Social and Temporal Geographies of Enslaved Courtship; 4 Taking a Whipping for Lily: Courtship as a Narrative of Resistance; 5 A Red Satin Ribbon Tied around My Finger: The Meaning of the Wedding Ceremony; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
317399351
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 137 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604733129
Lccn
2007014886
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2khm1t
  • 9031ee3d-f971-49ed-ac82-b61340b5838f
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)317399351
Label
Courtship and love among the enslaved in North Carolina, Rebecca J. Fraser
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-132) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 "Love Seems with Them More to be an Eager Desire": Racialized Stereotypes in the Slaveholding South; 2 Asking Master Mack to Court: Competing Spheres of Influence; 3 Getting Out to Play and Courting All They Pleased: The Social and Temporal Geographies of Enslaved Courtship; 4 Taking a Whipping for Lily: Courtship as a Narrative of Resistance; 5 A Red Satin Ribbon Tied around My Finger: The Meaning of the Wedding Ceremony; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
317399351
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 137 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604733129
Lccn
2007014886
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2khm1t
  • 9031ee3d-f971-49ed-ac82-b61340b5838f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)317399351

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