Richard Price's scientific contributions

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Article
A classic of historical anthropology, First-Time traces the shape of historical thought among peoples who had previously been denied any history at all. The top half of each page presents a direct transcript of oral histories told by living Saramakas about their eighteenth-century ancestors, "Maroons" who had escaped slavery and settled in the rain...

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... The Matawai share more than half of their rice names with the Saramaccans. The two groups started as one and split around the 1740s (Price 1983). ...