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Catholicism

Allyson M. Poska

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Catholicism Introduction The Roman Catholic Church was the single largest institution of the early modern Atlantic world. Its reach extended fr...

Charleston

Emma Hart

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Charleston Introduction The fourth largest city in the mainland British colonies, Charleston was the major urban center in the plantation Sout...

Chartered Companies, British and Dutch

Tony Webster

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

British and Dutch Chartered Companies Introduction Chartered companies were commercial organizations that enjoyed special privileges granted by...

Childhood

Ruth Herndon

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Childhood Introduction This bibliography focuses on childhood in Atlantic world cultures in the 17th and 18th centuries (1600–1800). Geographi...

Chocolate

Adam Siegel, Axel Borg

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Chocolate Introduction While the role of Theobroma cacao L. in the Atlantic economy has been overshadowed by other commodity crops such as cof...

Class and Social Structure

Simon Middleton

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Class and Social Structure Introduction The study of social structure—meaning the relationships between different social groups and the signif...

Climate

Anya Zilberstein

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Climate Introduction In a geophysical sense, there has never been a single climate of the entire Atlantic world. The ocean’s hemispheres and l...

Clothing

Sophie White

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Clothing Introduction The study of clothing offers a distinctive methodological approach to understanding the Atlantic world. It engages with ...

Coffee

Michelle Craig McDonald

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Coffee Introduction Coffee has been one of the top five most heavily traded commodities worldwide for almost a century, and its production and...

Colonial Governance in Spanish America

Emily Berquist Soule

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Colonial Governance in Spanish America Introduction Infamously complex and mutable, yet in some ways surprisingly standardized, the Spanish go...

Colonialism and Postcolonialism

Eva Botella-Ordinas

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Colonialism and Postcolonialism ...

Colonization of English America

Trevor Burnard

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Colonization of English America Introduction England was a latecomer in the colonization of the Americas. It drew heavily on the example of...

Colonization, Ideologies of

Ken MacMillan

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Ideologies of Colonization Introduction Envisioning, executing, and explaining colonization in the Atlantic world was a complex process for...

Comparative Indigenous History of the Americas

Yanna Yannakakis

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Comparative Indigenous History of the Americas Introduction The Atlantic world as an organizing concept for the history of the region bounded ...

Confraternities

Nicole von Germeten

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Confraternities Introduction Confraternities were European Catholic institutions that were brought to the Americas in the 16th century and emb...

Constitutions

Max Edling

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Constitutions Introduction The age of Atlantic revolutions was also an age of constitution making. From Chile to Russia, from Norway to Malta, ...

Continental America

Kathleen DuVal

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Continental America Introduction Traditionally, early American history was limited to the thirteen British colonies that rebelled and becam...

Cotton

Beverly Lemire

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

Cotton Introduction Cotton is one of the catalyst commodities in world history. This fiber was at the center of manufacturing and internationa...

Credit and Debt

Yannick Lemarchand, Cheryl Susan McWatters

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Credit and Debt Introduction Trade and commercial development in the Atlantic world required capital, investment, and financing, both directly...

Creolization

Roderick McDonald, Michelle Craig McDonald

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Creolization Introduction Few areas of historical scholarship have undergone such dramatic expansion, in so short a space of time, as the stu...

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