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Slave Law and the Politics of Resistance in the Early Atlantic World

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$39.95 • £31.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674982994

Publication Date: 11/12/2018

Text

400 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

5 maps

World

  • List of Maps
    • Map 1. The Early Atlantic World
    • Map 2. South Carolina in 1707
    • Map 3. South Carolina in 1740
    • Map 4. Jamaica in 1750
    • Map 5. Lucea Bay and Surrounding Plantations, 1775
  • Prologue: At the Heart of Slavery
  • 1. England’s First Slave Society, Barbados
  • 2. Animate Capital
  • 3. The Domestication of Slavery in South Carolina
  • 4. The Militarization of Slavery in Jamaica
  • 5. The Transformation of Slavery’s Politics
  • 6. The Slaveholders Retrench
  • 7. The Political Significance of Slave Resistance
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes on the Maps
  • Index

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