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'Til death or distance do us part : love and marriage in African America

Auteur : Frances Smith Foster
Éditeur : Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Édition/format :   Livre imprimé : EnglishVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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Conventional wisdom tells us that marriage was illegal for African Americans during the antebellum era, and that if people married at all, their vows were tenuous ones: "until death or distance do us part." It is an impression that imbues beliefs about black families to this day. But it's a perception primarily based on documents produced by abolitionists, the state, or other partisans. It doesn't tell the whole  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : History
Format : Book
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Frances Smith Foster
ISBN : 9780195328523 0195328523 9780199389704 0199389705
Numéro OCLC : 216938541
Description : xviii, 198 pages ; 22 cm
Contenu : Adam and Eve, Antoney and Isabella --
Terms of endearment --
Practical thoughts, divine mandates, and the Afro-Protestant Press --
Rights and rituals --
Myths, memory, and self-realization --
Getting stories straight, keeping them real --
Alchemy of personal politics --
Me, Mende, and Sankofa : an epilogue.
Autres titres : Until death or distance do us part
Responsabilité : Frances Smith Foster.
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Frances Smith Foster offers a groundbreaking new portrait of early African American marriage, upending the conventional wisdom that marriage was illegal for African Americans during the antebellum  Lire la suite...

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This is a challenging and important text. After deconstructing our national myths about marriage and our specific assumptions about African American marriage, Foster masterfully reconstructs the Lire la suite...

 
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