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Knight, Franklin W.

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Works: 79 works in 224 publications in 2 languages and 9,096 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Composer
Classifications: HC155, 972.9
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The Caribbean, the genesis of a fragmented nationalism by Franklin W Knight ( Book )
28 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journeys through five centuries of economic and social development, emphasizing such topics as the slave-run plantation economy, the changes in political control over the centuries, the impact of the United States, and the effects of Castro's Cuban revolution on the area
Race, ethnicity, and class forging the plural society in Latin America and the Caribbean by Franklin W Knight ( )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and French and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slave society in Cuba during the nineteenth century by Franklin W Knight ( Book )
25 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contemporary Caribbean cultures and societies in a global context by Franklin W Knight ( Book )
12 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides a measure of, as well as a model for, scholarship on globalization in the Caribbean. Highlighting social and cultural aspects of the region, these essays examine cultural phenomena in their creolized forms - from sports and religion to music and drink, from racial inequality and feminist activism to indebtedness and economic uncertainty
The Modern Caribbean by Franklin W Knight ( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Africa and the Caribbean : the legacies of a link by Margaret E Crahan ( Book )
14 editions published between 1979 and 1994 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The African dimension in Latin American societies by Franklin W Knight ( Book )
7 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atlantic port cities : economy, culture, and society in the Atlantic world, 1650-1850 ( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black History Month 1992 ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a four-part program celebrating Black History Month, 1992. Features interviews with scholars of Afro-American studies in the U.S. on the topics of race in U.S. culture, and multiculturalism in U.S. society and education
An account, much abbreviated, of the destruction of the Indies, with related texts by Bartolomé de las Casas ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifty years after the arrival of Columbus, at the height of Spain's conquest of the West Indies, Spanish bishop and colonist Bartolomé de Las Casas dedicated his Brevísima Relación de la Destruición de las Indias to Philip II of Spain. An impassioned plea on behalf of the native peoples of the West Indies, the Brevísima Relación catalogues in horrific detail atrocities it attributes to the king's colonists in the New World. The result is a withering indictment of the conquerors that has cast a 500-year shadow over the subsequent history of that world and the European colonization of it. Andrew
General history of the Caribbean by Unesco ( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 6-volume UNESCO history of the Caribbean attempts to integrate the historical experience of its peoples and societies from the earliest times to the present. The work provides a comprehensive history of the Caribbean, centered on its people and its landscape, written mostly by Caribbean historians. It gives an account of what was common to all as well as what was peculiar to some, and affirms the cultural identity of the region. The work is organized thematically, but chronology has been taken into account both in determining the limits of the volumes and in ordering the contents of each volume. -- Publisher description
Black history month 1992 Early Ellington, Cultural contests ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On side A ("Early Ellington"), Mark Tucker speaks about his biography of Duke Ellington; on side B ("Cultural contests"), Harold Marcus, Franklin Knight and Richard Schramm discuss multiculturalism in American education
General history of the Caribbean by Franklin W Knight ( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For review see: Carl Campbell, in The Journal of Caribbean History, vo. 29, 2 (1995); p. 127-130
The slave societies of the Caribbean ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The growth of the modern West Indies by Gordon K Lewis ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides an in-depth analysis of the forces that contributed to the shaping of the West Indian society covering the the crucial inter-war years from the 1920s to the period of the 1960s
Christopher Columbus, myth, metaphore and metamorphosis in the Atlantic world, 1492-1992 by Franklin W Knight ( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Half-hours in old London by Harry Prince ( Book )
1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slavery and the transformation of society in Cuba, 1511-1760 : from settler society to slave society by Franklin W Knight ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
United States cultural influences on the English-speaking Caribbean during the twentieth century by Franklin W Knight ( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cuban slave society on the eve of abolition, 1838-1880 by Franklin W Knight ( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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