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Origins of a Creole

Bart Jacobs

Origins of a Creole

the history of Papiamentu and its African ties

by Bart Jacobs

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Published by De Gruyter Mouton in Berlin, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and education,
  • Etymology,
  • Creole dialects,
  • Papiamentu,
  • Sociolinguistics,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Bart Jacobs
    SeriesLanguage contact and bilingualism -- 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPM7895.P3 J33 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25276315M
    ISBN 109781614511427
    LC Control Number2012011462

    The creolist hypothesis goes back at least to when Bill Stewart and Beryl Bailey expressed the view that African American Vernacular English (AAVE) descended from a widespread full creole. Modern creolists do not support the idea of a widespread full creole in earlier times but speak instead of creole influences on AAVE. Six main kinds of evidence are relevant, but three are considered Cited by: 1.   Arnold R. Hirsch is Ethel and Herman L. Midlo Professor for New Orleans Studies and University Research Professor at the University of New is the author or editor of numerous articles and books, including Making the Second Ghetto: Race and Housing in Chicago, – and Urban Policy in Twentieth- Century America. Joseph Logsdon (–) coedited Solomon /5(2).

    Origins of a Creole The History of Papiamentu and Its African Ties. Series:Language Contact and Bilingualism Book Book Series. Overview. Aims and Scope. This study embarks on the intriguing quest for the origins of the Caribbean creole language Papiamentu. In the literature on the issue, widely diverging hypotheses have been advanced, but. 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/5(7).

    Tracing Creole Ancestry. One way do distinguish if your family had true Creole origins, especially those who have a mixed heritage is to look in the and census. As mentioned, Creole's were defined as free people of color prior to the Civil War so finding them should not be difficult.   by Natalie Zemon Davis. Abstract. This article describes the sources for, and the origins and uses of, the creole languages in the Dutch colony of eighteenth-century Suriname – those created and spoken among slaves on the plantations, among the free black Maroons in the jungle villages and among the mixed population (freed/slave, Christian/Jewish, French/Dutch, etc.) of the town of .


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