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Creoledom

Arthur T. Porter

Creoledom

a study of the development of Freetown society.

by Arthur T. Porter

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Freetown (Sierra Leone)
    • Subjects:
    • Freetown (Sierra Leone) -- Social conditions

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN800.F7 P6 1963
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 151 p.
      Number of Pages151
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5875425M
      LC Control Number63004297
      OCLC/WorldCa935908

      Arthur Thomas Daniel Porter III (26 January – 26 March ) was a Creole professor, historian, and author. His book on the Sierra Leone Creole people, Creoledom: A study of the development of Freetown society, examines their society in a way in which few books of their time period had, and it is one of the most quoted books on the was also published in East Africa and the UK. BOOK REVIEWS long and generalized title is 'dramaturgy'. What Cohen does is to take a number of ceremonial performances-a dance, a wedding, a funeral, freemasonry-and, describing these in great detail, show how they are used to transmit the values of Creoledom, to maintain connections within the community, and at the same time to.

      Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Sierra Leone: A Modern Portrait (). Creoledom 5. Palaver Sauce 6. to the Protectorate 7. the Wisdom of Bo. No other books exist on Fernando Po in English. The work is original and the scholarship impressive. It will be a must in studies about late slavery, contract labor, and Creoledom. It is a well-researched history of another big plantation island, and its ties with the .

      Dennis became a symbol for citizen engagement with democracy, justice, respect, and Creoledom. He believed in the power and potential of people to embracing the future while preserving our past. Dennis’ unfailing compassion truly set him apart as a visionary leader who was possessed with persistence, passion and vision. -which mars this book. There are certainly things to be learned from it, but it serves better as an introduction to African music south of the Sahara than as a detailed exposi- tion of the music of Ghana. Creoledom: A Study oj Freetown Society. ARTHUR T. PORTER. London: Oxford Univer-.


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Creoledom by Arthur T. Porter,Oxford University Press edition, in EnglishPages: A historical account of the society of Freetown, Sierra Leone, and its social stratification and processes of social mobility.

The first part is concerned with the development of the Creoles from the establishment of Freetown as a Black Settler Colony in until the period after /5(1). Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Porter, Arthur T.

Creoledom. London, Oxford University Press [] (OCoLC) Creoledom: A Study of the Development of Freetown Society by Arthur T Porter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Additional Physical Format: Online version: Porter, Arthur T.

Creoledom. London, Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Porter, Arthur T. Arthur Porter's CREOLEDOM, long out of Creoledom book, deserves to be read by newer generations of Sierra Leoneans.

Published inthe book is an interesting counterpoint to Fyfe s A History of Sierra Leone, published in Porter surprises in this book. One infers from the title a defense of all things Krio. The first hint this might not be the case occurs in the preface, when he describes A.

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Regarding the Kreol language, it is seen as an oral idiom lacking history and literature, and as rather superficial and limited, compared to the great civilizational languages of English, French, Hindu, Urdu and Mandarin. There is a Canadian myth about the Loyalists who left the United States after the American Revolution for Canada.

The myth says they were white, upper-class citizens devoted to British ideals, transplanting the best of colonial American society to British North America. In reality, more than 10 per cent of the Loyalists who came to the Maritime provinces were black and had been slaves.5/5(2).

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~ Publishers. Lewis, R. ‘ Creoledom revisited,’ The Geographical Magazine 37 (1): 9 – Little, K. ‘ The significance of the West African Creole for Africanist and Afro- American studies,’. Back to book.

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T&F logo. The book inside the dust cover runs to pages, is published by the Oxford University Press, and took the author ten years to prepare. To these credentials, add one other: the work is as weighty in scholarship as in size.

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When he is unable to suppress his eccentric worldview, he is outcast. All Dr. Randolph has to comfort him is hashish, writing and the affections of a wealthy prostitute named Bella LaBranche.

Hollings tries to help Dr. Randolph re-gain the respect of Creoledom by inviting him to a grand ball at his plantation in Plaquemines Parish. 3, Krio-dom: Krio-ized version of ‘Creoledom’, which featured in the title of Arthur Porter’s book on Freetown and the Krio ().

EXPERT WITNESS JOURNAL In his book "Creoledom" Arthur porter, made the following observations about freed slaves who were resettled in a coastal area of West Africa, which later became known as Sierra Leone.

He said that many of the freed slaves who came from Nova Scotia had been .