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Afro-Creole: Power, Opposition, and Play in the Caribbean

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This wide-ranging book explores the origins, development, and character of Afro-Caribbean cultures from the slave period to the present day. Richard D. E. Burton focuses on ways in which African traditions-including those in religion, music, food, dress, and family structure-were transformed by interaction with European and indigenous forces to create the particular cultur ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published June 5th 1997 by Cornell University Press (first published June 1997)
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Richard D. E. Burton (d.2008) was Professor of French and Francophone Studies at the University of Sussex, UK.
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