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Death in the Atlantic World

Erik R. Seeman

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Death in the Atlantic World ...

Diaspora, Jewish

David Graizbord

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Jewish Diaspora Introduction Despite the existence of various academic works on Jews in or of various corners of the Atlantic, the study of Jew...

Diaspora, The Acadian

Christopher Hodson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

The Acadian Diaspora Introduction Late in 1755, an army of British regulars and Massachusetts volunteers undertook what one officer described a...

Disease in the Atlantic World

David S. Jones

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Disease in the Atlantic World Introduction The advent of transatlantic exploration, colonization, and trade in the 15th and 16th centuries brou...

Domestic Production and Consumption

Robert DuPlessis

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Domestic Production and Consumption Introduction In the past several decades, household production and consumption have emerged as importan...

Domestic Slave Trades in the Americas

Michael Tadman

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Domestic Slave Trades in the Americas Introduction Through their power to tear families apart, domestic slave trades (also called internal sla...

Dreams and Dreaming

Ann Marie Plane

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Dreams and Dreaming Introduction Dreams had a central place in the Atlantic World that they lost later in the nineteenth century. Scholars from...

Dutch Atlantic World

Marjoleine Kars

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Dutch Atlantic World Introduction In the early modern world, long-distance trade and European colonization brought people along the Atlantic Oc...

Economy and Consumption

Robert DuPlessis

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Economy and Consumption Introduction Whether there was such a thing as an “Atlantic economy” in the early modern period (the centuries from...

Economy of British America, The

Cathy D. Matson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

The Economy of British America Introduction From its earliest settlement in the early 1600s by small groups of British individuals to the conc...

Edwards, Jonathan

Mark Valeri

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Jonathan Edwards Introduction A New England pastor and divine, Jonathan Edwards (b. 1703–d. 1758) was a celebrated religious thinker throughou...

Elites

François-Joseph Ruggiu

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Elites Introduction “Elites” is a sociological concept born at the beginning of the 20th century and defined especially by Vilfredo Pareto. Th...

Emancipation

Roderick McDonald, Michelle Craig McDonald

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Emancipation Introduction The process of emancipation in the Atlantic world spanned most of the 19th century and took a variety of forms. So...

Emotions

Vicki Hsueh

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Emotions Introduction The study of emotions in the Atlantic context is rapidly expanding. The specific term “emotion” was infrequently used in...

Empire and State Formation

Catherine Desbarats

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Empire and State Formation Introduction Historical writing on empire and state formation is undergoing a kind of global renaissance for a host...

Enlightenment, The

Mark Knights

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The Enlightenment Introduction The Enlightenment is a contested and often loosely defined term. It is sometimes taken to mean an intellectu...

Environment and the Natural World

Susan Scott Parrish

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Environment and the Natural World Introduction One of the central tenets of environmental history is that the natural world does not cons...

Ethnicity

Susanne Lachenicht

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Ethnicity Introduction “Ethnicity” is a term that we owe to the 20th century. It first appeared in W. Lloyd Warner and Paul S. Lunt’s The Soci...

Europe and Africa

Catherine Molineux

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Europe and Africa Introduction The 19th-century European scramble for Africa and the 20th-century decolonization movements have dominated the ...

Europe and the Atlantic World, Northern

Gunvor Simonsen

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Northern Europe and the Atlantic World Introduction The engagement of northern European states and peoples in the Atlantic world has received l...