TOC, J. of African Diaspora Archaeology & Heritage, Nov. 2016 Issue

Journal of African Diaspora Archaeology and Heritage, Vol. 5, Issue 3 (Nov. 2016) now available

Our November 2016 issue of the Journal of African Diaspora Archaeology and Heritage is available online.

Table of Contents

Contextualizing Canines, a Dog Burial, and Enslaved Life on a Virginia Plantation
Matthew C. Greer

Re: Pearson on Maris-Wolf, 'Family Bonds: Free Blacks and Re-enslavement Law in Antebellum Virginia'

Fascinating. What about religious beliefs as a reason? In addition to the ones proposed?

Re: "We are left to wonder why they wanted to help. Did they consider it their duty to a fellow human being; did they feel the pull of friendship--or even family--ties? Or, did they stand to benefit in some way from the unique arrangement? A more thorough treatment of the economic and social networks that connected white and black members of these communities might help us to answer these crucial questions."


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