Carolina Piedmont Country / Edition 1
  • Carolina Piedmont Country / Edition 1
  • Carolina Piedmont Country / Edition 1

Carolina Piedmont Country / Edition 1

by John M. Coggeshall
     
 

A comprehensive view of the fascinating folklife in the Appalachian foothills of North and South CarolinaSee more details below

Overview

A comprehensive view of the fascinating folklife in the Appalachian foothills of North and South Carolina

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780878057672
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
Publication date:
10/01/1996
Series:
Folklife in the South Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
271
Product dimensions:
6.28(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.76(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1The Piedmont Region3
2Regional Economy15
3Contemporary Social Groups33
4General Social and Cultural Values of Piedmont Folk46
5Folk Speech61
6Storytelling and Verbal Artistry74
7Customary Beliefs93
8Social Gatherings and Activities105
9Games and Recreations125
10Religion and Religious Ceremonies145
11Foods and Food Traditions159
12Traditional Occupational Culture181
13Material Culture201
14Synthesis219
Informant Biographies227
Bibliographical Essay231
Index263

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