The Children of Africa in the Colonies : (Record no. 773001)

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020 ## - INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 9780807134269
Terms of availability 29.95 (NL)
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System control number (AU-PeEL)483276
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System control number (OCoLC)250590887
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Original cataloging agency AU-PeEL
Language of cataloging eng
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Modifying agency AU-PeEL
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Classification number F2041.N49 2008
082 00 - DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION NUMBER
Classification number 972.981/00496
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Classification number (OCLC) (R) ; Classification number, CALL (RLIN) (NR) F2041.N49 2008
100 1# - MAIN ENTRY--PERSONAL NAME
Personal name Newton, Melanie J.
245 14 - TITLE STATEMENT
Title The Children of Africa in the Colonies :
Remainder of title Free People of Color in Barbados in the Age of Emancipation
260 ## - PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, ETC. (IMPRINT)
Place of publication, distribution, etc Baton Rouge :
Name of publisher, distributor, etc LSU Press,
Date of publication, distribution, etc 2008.
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Extent 1 online resource (337 p.)
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Series statement eBooks on Demand
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Series statement Antislavery, Abolition, and the Atlantic World
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Formatted contents note Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; PART ONE: SLAVES, SUBJECTS, AND CITIZENS: People of African Descent in Barbadian Slave Society; 1. Defining Freedom in the Interstices of Slave Society; 2. Race and Politics in an Age of Insurrection; 3. Racial Segregation and Public Life during the Amelioration Era; 4. New Publics: Afro- Barbadian Oppositional Politics; PART TWO: TIES OF CONSANGUINITY, SUFFERING, AND WRONG: Apprenticeship and Its Aftermath; 5. Discipline and (Dis)Order: Apprenticeship and the Meaning of Freedom
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Formatted contents note 6. Men of Property, Character, and Education: The Afro-Barbadian Bourgeois Public Sphere7. Between Africa and the Empire: Diasporic Consciousness in Postemancipation Society; PART THREE: THE LIMITS OF FREEDOM; 8. The Emigration Debate and Postemancipation Politics; 9. Hard Times and African Dreams; EPILOGUE: The Living Past; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
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Summary, etc When a small group of free men of color gathered in 1838 to celebrate the end of apprenticeship in Barbados, they spoke of emancipation as the moment of freedom for all colored people, not just the former slaves. The fact that many of these men had owned slaves themselves gives a hollow ring to their lofty pronouncements. Yet in The Children of Africa in the Colonies, Melanie J. Newton demonstrates that simply dismissing these men as hypocrites ignores the complexity of their relationship to slavery. Exploring the role of free blacks in Barbados from 1790 to 1860, Newton argues that the emanci
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650 #4 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Free blacks - Barbados - History - 19th century.
650 #4 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Free blacks --Barbados --History --19th century.
650 #4 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Slaves - Emancipation - Social aspects - Barbados.
650 #4 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Slaves --Emancipation --Social aspects --Barbados.
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Genre/form data or focus term Electronic books.
776 08 - ADDITIONAL PHYSICAL FORM ENTRY
Display text Print version:
Main entry heading Newton, Melanie J.
Title The Children of Africa in the Colonies : Free People of Color in Barbados in the Age of Emancipation
Place, publisher, and date of publication Baton Rouge : LSU Press,c2008
International Standard Book Number 9780807133262
830 #0 - SERIES ADDED ENTRY--UNIFORM TITLE
Uniform title Antislavery, Abolition, and the Atlantic World
856 40 - ELECTRONIC LOCATION AND ACCESS
Uniform Resource Identifier <a href="http://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=483276">http://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=483276</a>
Link text Click here to view this ebook.
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