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Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 10 May 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374626-046
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7462-6
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375050-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... This chapter first documents the surge in Christian conversion among freedpeople amid their continued adherence to the African spiritual practice of obeah, and then explores the prevalence of nonmonogamous informal partnerships over Christian wedlock—both of which complicate any assumptions...
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375050-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... working people employed a variety of legal and extralegal strategies to maintain livelihoods both within and without the sugar industry. Setting cane fires, practicing obeah, and committing petty theft—though deemed criminal by authorities and white elites—appear to have had more economic and political...
Published: 13 April 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
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By Diana Paton, Maarit Forde
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394839-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9483-9