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Gical from biological to environmental The work the practitioner conducted was very detailed and easy for anyone to comprehend This type #of writing really makes people from all walks of life appreciate how vital and enriching #writing really makes people from all walks of life appreciate how vital and enriching Gullah world is to America s South great resource full of facts and data Heard a bit about the Gullah population clustered around the Carolina sea coast and wanted to find out I had some misinformed ideas about who the Gullah people were that this book effectively remedied but this is a pretty dry anthropological text The most rewarding chapters were those on the Gullah lang. Its to establishing origins and tracing adaptations William S Pollitzer discusses such aspects of Gullah history "and culture as language religion family and social relationships music folklore trades and " culture as language religion family and social relationships music folklore trades and and arts and crafts Readers will learn of the indigo and rice growing skills that slaves taught to their masters the echoes of an African past that are
woven into baskets and stitched into ilts the forms and phrasings into baskets and stitched into ilts the forms and phrasings identify Gullah speech and much Pollitze.
William S. Pollitzer ✓ 1 FREE READI wrote a research paper on "THE DEVELOPMENT OF GULLAH AND "development of gullah culture and influence on white culture in the South Carolina lowcountry and out of all books I read for research this was definitely the best overall work on gullah history culture food language art etc I would consider this work the reference guide for the gullah period What made me thoroughly appreciate this book is the empirical approach Pollitzer professionally developed The Gullah People and their African Heritage His antitative and alitative research went across the scholarly horizons from athropological to sociological to psycholo. The Gullah people are one of our #Most Distinctive Cultural Groups Isolated Off The South Carolina Georgia #distinctive cultural groups Isolated off the South Carolina Georgia for nearly three centuries the native black population of the Sea Islands has developed a vibrant way of life that remains in many ways as African as it is American This landmark volume tells a multifaceted story of this venerable society emphasizing its roots in Africa its niue imprint on America and current threats to its survivalWith a keen sense of the lim. ,
Uage and social structure and their relation tomutation from their #African Forebears And It S Always Instructive To Be Reminded #forebears and it s always instructive to be reminded the horrific physical hardships endured by slaves in the American South But the graphs wholly nnecessary in light of the than sufficient textual explications Pollitzer couldn t have
ended his book on a elouent true note The Gullah people are not a museum piece relics of the past buthis book on a elouent true note The Gullah people are not a museum piece relics of the past but survivors of enslavement bondage discrimination and white privilege fellow human beings entitled to work out their own destiny Excellent history very detailed withDNA and language info. R also presents a wealth of data on blood composition bone structure disease and other biological factors This research not only nderscores ongoing health challenges to the Gullah people but also helps to highlight their complex ties to various African peoplesDrawing on fields from archaeology and anthropology to linguistics and medicine The Gullah People and Their African Heritage celebrates a remarkable people and calls on s to help protect their irreplaceable cultur. .