Beyond Slavery: Explorations of Race, Labor, and Citizenship in Postemancipation Societies
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Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Acknowledgments IntroductionThomas C. Holt / The Essence of the Contract: The Articulation of Race, Gender, and Political Economy in British Emancipation Policy, 1838-1866Rebecca J. Scott / Fault Lines, Color Lines, and Party Lines: Race, Labor, and Collective Action in Louisiana and Cuba, 1862-1912Frederick Cooper / Conditions Analogous to Slavery: Imperialism and Free Labor Ideaology in AfricaAfterword Notes Index. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ABE_book_new_0807848549
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Thomas Holt focuses on emancipation in Jamaica and the contested meaning of citizenship in defining and redefining the concept of freedom; Rebecca Scott investigates the complex struggles and cross-racial alliances that evolved in southern Louisiana and Cuba after the end of slavery; and Frederick Cooper examines the intersection of emancipation and imperialism in French West Africa. In their introduction, the authors address issues of citizenship, labor, and race, in the post-emancipation period and they point the way toward a fuller understanding of the meanings of freedom.
"A masterful piece. . . . A valuable thematic summary of postemancipation societies. . . . [It] will be widely discussed in upper-level history courses and graduate seminars, and it should also attract the interest and admiration of scholars on both sides of the Atlantic."-- Journal of Southern History
Titel: Beyond Slavery: Explorations of Race, Labor,...
Verlag: The University of North Carolina Press
Einband: Soft cover
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