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The Resource Sugar, slavery, and freedom in nineteenth-century Puerto Rico, Luis A. Figueroa

Sugar, slavery, and freedom in nineteenth-century Puerto Rico, Luis A. Figueroa

Label
Sugar, slavery, and freedom in nineteenth-century Puerto Rico
Title
Sugar, slavery, and freedom in nineteenth-century Puerto Rico
Statement of responsibility
Luis A. Figueroa
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on the south-eastern coastal region of Guayama, one of Puerto Rico's three leading centres of sugarcane agriculture, Luis Figueroa examines the transition from slavery and slave labour to freedom and free labour after the 1873 abolition of slavery in colonial Puerto Rico
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Figueroa, Luis A.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • Freedmen
  • Labor supply
  • Plantation workers
  • Sugarcane industry
  • Puerto Rico
Label
Sugar, slavery, and freedom in nineteenth-century Puerto Rico, Luis A. Figueroa
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Racial projects and racial formations in a frontier Caribbean society -- The hurricane of sugar and slavery and the broken memories it left behind, 1810-1860s -- Seeking freedom before abolition : strategies of adaptive resistance among Afro-Guayameses -- The gale-force winds of 1868-1873 : tearing down slavery -- The contested terrain of "free" labor, 1873-1876 -- Labor mobility, peonization, and the peasant way that never was -- Conflicts and solidarities on the path to proletarianization -- Conclusion
Control code
07UkOxUb15946987
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780807829493
Lccn
2005017471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Sugar, slavery, and freedom in nineteenth-century Puerto Rico, Luis A. Figueroa
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Racial projects and racial formations in a frontier Caribbean society -- The hurricane of sugar and slavery and the broken memories it left behind, 1810-1860s -- Seeking freedom before abolition : strategies of adaptive resistance among Afro-Guayameses -- The gale-force winds of 1868-1873 : tearing down slavery -- The contested terrain of "free" labor, 1873-1876 -- Labor mobility, peonization, and the peasant way that never was -- Conflicts and solidarities on the path to proletarianization -- Conclusion
Control code
07UkOxUb15946987
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780807829493
Lccn
2005017471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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