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work the practitioner was very detailed and easy or anyone to comprehend This type of writing really makes people rom all walks of life appreciate how vital and enriching the Gullah world is to America s South great resource Wish Upon a Wedding full ofacts and data Heard a bit about the Gullah population clustered around the Carolina sea coast and wanted to ind 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 "pretty dry anthropological text 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 amily and social relationships music olklore trades and skills and arts and crafts Readers will learn of the indigo and rice growing skills that slaves taught to their the indigo and rice growing skills that slaves taught to their the echoes of an African past that are woven into baskets and stitched into uilts the orms and phrasings that identify Gullah speech and much Pollitze.

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on the development gullah culture and its influence on white culture in the South Carolina lowcountry and out of all the books I read culture and its influence on white culture in the South Carolina lowcountry and out of all the books I read research this was definitely the best overall work on gullah history culture Richard Nixon: The Life food language art etc I would consider this work the reference guideor 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 uantitative and ualitative research went across the scholarly horizons rom 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 or 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 uniue imprint on America and current threats to its survivalWith a keen sense of the lim. Uage and social structure and their relation tomutation rom their African Puppet Master forebears and it s always instructive to be reminded of the horrific physical hardships endured by slaves in the American South But the graphs wholly unnecessary 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 but rather survivors of enslavement bondage discrimination and white privilegeellow human beings entitled work out their own destiny Excellent history very detailed withDNA and language info. R also presents a wealth of on blood composition bone structure disease and other biological actors This research not only underscores ongoing health challenges to the Gullah people but also helps to highlight their complex ties to various African peoplesDrawing on ields rom archaeology and anthropology to linguistics and medicine The Gullah People and Their African Heritage celebrates a remarkable people and calls and Their African Heritage celebrates a remarkable people and calls us to help protect their irreplaceable cultur.