Slavery, Freedom, and the Law in the Atlantic World A Brief History with Documents

ISBN-10: 0312411766

ISBN-13: 9780312411763

Edition: 2007

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In the Spanish, Portuguese, French, and English empires in the Americas, individuals and groups turned to courts of law to define and implement various types of status for indigenous Americans, forcibly imported Africans, and colonizing Europeans--and their progeny. Peabody and Grinberg introduce the voices of slaves, slave-holders, jurists, legislators, and others, as they struggle to critique, overturn, justify, or simply describe the social order in which they are embedded.
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List price: $20.99
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Bedford/Saint Martin's
Publication date: 3/20/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.704

Note on Translations and Racial Terminology
Introduction: Slavery, Freedom, And The Law
Slavery and Freedom in the French Atlantic and the Haitian Revolution
Slavery and Freedom in the British Atlantic and the United States
Slavery and Freedom in the Spanish Atlantic
Slavery and Freedom in the Portuguese Atlantic and Brazil
The Meaning of Freedom
The Documents
The French Atlantic and the Haitian Revolution
England, British Colonies and the United States
Spain and Its American Colonies
Portugal and Brazil
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