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The structure of slavery in Indian Ocean Africa and Asia

Author: Gwyn Campbell
Publisher: London ; Portland, OR : Frank Cass, 2004.
Series: Studies in slave and post-slave societies and cultures.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection examines the meaning of slavery and its abolition in relation to specific indigenous societies and to Islam, a religion that embraced the entire region, and draws comparisons between similar developments in the Atlantic system.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Structure of slavery in Indian Ocean Africa and Asia.
London ; Portland, OR : Frank Cass, 2004
(DLC) 2003014656
(OCoLC)52542625
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gwyn Campbell
ISBN: 0203011252 9780203011256 9780714654867 0714654868 9780714683881 0714683884 9786610048953 6610048959 9781135759179 1135759170 9781135759124 113575912X 9781135759162 1135759162 1280048956 9781280048951
OCLC Number: 57176590
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xxxii, 206 pages) : maps
Contents: Slavery and other forms of unfree labour in the Indian Ocean world / Gwyn Campbell --
Slavery: a question of definition / Suzanne Miers --
A forgotten corner of the Indian Ocean: Gujarati merchants, Portuguese India and the Mozambique slave trade, c. 1730-1830 / Pedro Machado --
The Mascarene slave-trade and labour migration in the Indian Ocean during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries / Richard B. Allen --
Flight to freedom: escape from slavery among bonded Africans in the Indian Ocean world, c. 1750-1962 / Edward A. Alpers --
Violent capture of people for exchange on Karen-Tai borders in the 1830s / Andrew Turton --
Human capital, slavery and low rates of economic and population growth in Indonesia, 1600-1910 / Peter Boomgaard --
Forced labour mobilization in Java during the Second World War / Shigeru Sato --
The structure of slavery in the Sulu zone in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries / James Francis Warren --
Slavery and colonial representations in Indochina from the second half of the nineteenth to the early twentieth centuries / Karine Delaye --
Slavery and forms of slavery in late imperial China (seventeenth to early twentieth centuries) / Angela Schottenhammer --
Nobi: a Korean form of slavery / Bok Rae Kim --
A theme in variations: a historical schema of slaving in the Atlantic and Indian Ocean regions / Joseph Miller.
Series Title: Studies in slave and post-slave societies and cultures.
Responsibility: editor, Gwyn Campbell.
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Focusing upon specific indigenous societies and Islam, this collection examines the meaning of slavery and its abolition in and around the Western Indian Ocean area. Comparisons are made between  Read more...

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