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Race and Racism

Andrew Wells

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Race and Racism Introduction It has become an acknowledged commonplace that “race” and the other entities from and against which it has been d...

Race, The Idea of

Michael Guasco

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The Idea of Race Introduction The history of race in the Atlantic world is a complicated topic made even more so by the difficulty in defin...

Refugees, Saint-Domingue

Nathalie Dessens

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Saint-Domingue Refugees Introduction From the onset of the Haitian Revolution in 1791 to the proclamation of the Republic of Haiti in January 1...

Religion

Carla Gardina Pestana

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Religion Introduction Religion shaped the early modern Atlantic world in many ways. Although Iberian expansion began before the Protestant ...

Religion in the British Civil Wars

Rachel N. Schnepper

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Religion in the British Civil Wars Introduction Religion and the British Civil Wars, also known as the War of the Three Kingdoms or the Englis...

Religious Border-Crossing

Susanne Lachenicht

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Religious Border-Crossing Introduction Religious border-crossing in the Atlantic world was common practice. French Huguenots in the Hudson Val...

Religious Networks

Susanne Lachenicht

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Religious Networks Introduction Research on religions and religious migrants in the Atlantic world (and beyond) has made evident that these gr...

Representations of Slavery

Douglas Hamilton

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Representations of Slavery ...

Rice

Daniel C. Littlefield

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Rice Introduction Rice is perhaps the most important food crop in the modern world. At the first decade of the 21st century it ranked second i...

Rio de Janeiro

Ronald Raminelli

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Rio de Janeiro Introduction From the 17th century on, the city of Rio de Janeiro was an important urban center in the southern Atlantic, conne...

Rum

Frederick H. Smith

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-08-29

Rum Introduction Rum is the alcoholic beverage produced by distilling fermented sugarcane juice and the waste products of sugar making. It was...

Rumor

Christopher Vernon

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Rumor Introduction Rumor and the ways that people pass information to one another are an important mechanism behind how human societies functi...

Scandinavian Chartered Companies

Hanna Hodacs

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-08-29

Scandinavian Chartered Companies Introduction Chartered companies were established in Scandinavia from the beginning of the 17th century. Thes...

Science, History of

Susan Scott Parrish

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

History of Science Introduction The prevailing model that addressed the intertwined topics of science and empire until the 1980s was that of ...

Settlement and Region in British America, 1607-1763

Trevor Burnard

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Settlement and Region in British America, 1607–1763 Introduction When the English ventured overseas in the late 16th and early 17th centuries, ...

Seven Years' War, The

Geoffrey Plank

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The Seven Years’ War Introduction The Seven Years’ War began in 1754 in the upper Ohio River Valley in what is now western Pennsylvania. Britis...

Sex and Sexuality

Ellen Hartigan-O'Connor

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Sex and Sexuality Introduction Encounters around the Atlantic world often involved sex, a fact that fascinated and troubled people at the tim...

Shakespeare and the Atlantic World

David McInnis

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Shakespeare and the Atlantic World Introduction Shakespeare’s career as a playwright for the Lord Chamberlain’s men, later the King’s men, coi...

Ships and Shipping

Kenneth Morgan

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Ships and Shipping Introduction The scattered nature of colonial settlements across three thousand miles of the Atlantic Ocean placed ships a...

Silk

Ben Marsh

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Silk Introduction Since its emergence in Neolithic China, the use and cultivation of silk has expanded dramatically across the globe. First sp...

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