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Author Konadu, Kwasi.

Title The Akan diaspora in the Americas / Kwasi Konadu.

Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2010]
©2010

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 UniM Bail  305.8963385 KONA    AVAILABLE
Physical description pages cm
Notes Includes index.
Contents 1 On Diaspora and the Akan in the Americas 3 -- 2 Quest for the River, Creation of the Path: Akan Cultural Development to the Sixteenth Century 27 -- 3 History and Meaning in Akan Societies, 1500-1800 55 -- 4 "The Most Unruly": The Akan in Danish and Dutch America 93 -- 5 Antelope (Adowa) and the Elephant (Esono): The Akan in the British Caribbean 122 -- 6 "All of the Coromantee Country": The Akan Diaspora in North America 162 -- 7 Diaspora Discourses: Akan Spiritual Praxis and the Claims of Cultural Identity 202.
Subject Akan (African people) -- America -- History.
Akan (African people) -- Migrations.
African diaspora.
Akan (African people) -- Social conditions.
Akan (African people) -- Social life and customs.
America -- Ethnic relations.
Africa, West -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 9780195390643 (hardcover : alk. paper)