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The Resource Abolitionism and imperialism in Britain, Africa, and the Atlantic, edited by Derek R. Peterson, (electronic book)

Abolitionism and imperialism in Britain, Africa, and the Atlantic, edited by Derek R. Peterson, (electronic book)

Label
Abolitionism and imperialism in Britain, Africa, and the Atlantic
Title
Abolitionism and imperialism in Britain, Africa, and the Atlantic
Statement of responsibility
edited by Derek R. Peterson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The abolition of the slave trade is normally understood to be the singular achievement of 18th-century British liberalism. This title expands both the temporal and the geographic framework in which the history of abolitionism is conceived
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Peterson, Derek R.
Series statement
Cambridge centre of african studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slave trade
  • Slave trade
  • Slave trade
  • Antislavery movements
  • Imperialism
  • Great Britain
Label
Abolitionism and imperialism in Britain, Africa, and the Atlantic, edited by Derek R. Peterson, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-227) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Abolitionism and political argument in Britain and East Africa / Derek R. Peterson -- African political ethics and the slave trade / John Thornton -- And all that : why Britain outlawed her slave trade / Boyd Hilton -- Empire without America : British plans for Africa in the era of the American Revolution / Christopher L. Brown -- Ending the slave trade : a Caribbean and Atlantic context / Philip D. Morgan -- Emperors of the world : British abolitionism and imperialism / Seymour Drescher -- Abolition and imperialism : international law and the British suppression of the Atlantic slave trade / Robin Law -- Racial violence, universal history, and echoes of abolition in twentieth-century Zanzibar / Jonathon Glassman
Control code
ebr10907656
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821443057
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2014. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Abolitionism and imperialism in Britain, Africa, and the Atlantic, edited by Derek R. Peterson, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-227) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Abolitionism and political argument in Britain and East Africa / Derek R. Peterson -- African political ethics and the slave trade / John Thornton -- And all that : why Britain outlawed her slave trade / Boyd Hilton -- Empire without America : British plans for Africa in the era of the American Revolution / Christopher L. Brown -- Ending the slave trade : a Caribbean and Atlantic context / Philip D. Morgan -- Emperors of the world : British abolitionism and imperialism / Seymour Drescher -- Abolition and imperialism : international law and the British suppression of the Atlantic slave trade / Robin Law -- Racial violence, universal history, and echoes of abolition in twentieth-century Zanzibar / Jonathon Glassman
Control code
ebr10907656
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821443057
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2014. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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