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Haitian Revolution, The

Marie-Jeanne Rossignol

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The Haitian Revolution Introduction The Haitian Revolution has continually triggered scholarly (and literary) interest since its inception, t...

Slave Codes

Sally Hadden

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Slave Codes Introduction The creation of legal codes dates back to antiquity, but the preference for continuing to use codes (as opposed to ga...

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 ...

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...

Free People of Color

Matt Childs

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Free People of Color Introduction Wherever slavery existed in the Americas, free people of color could be found. Despite the ubiquitous pre...

Networks of Science and Scientists

Helen Cowie

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Networks of Science and Scientists Introduction Science in the Atlantic world was founded on the exchange of knowledge and objects across spac...

Sugar

Justin Roberts

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Sugar Introduction Sugar drove the expansion of European empires in the Atlantic world. From its cultivation in the Atlantic Islands in the 15...

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 ...

Philanthropy

Amanda Moniz

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Philanthropy Introduction Since the beginnings of European expansion, philanthropy both fostered the integration of the Atlantic world and was...

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...

Great Awakening

Thomas S. Kidd

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Great Awakening Introduction The Great Awakening was the most profound social, cultural, and religious upheaval in the North American British ...

Slave Owners In The British Atlantic

Nick Draper

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Slave Owners in the British Atlantic Introduction The recent historiography of slavery in the Atlantic world has, for entirely understandable ...

Society For The Propagation Of The Gospel In Foreign Parts, The

Travis Glasson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

The Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts Introduction The Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (SP...

South Atlantic

Mariana P. Candido

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

South Atlantic Introduction The Atlantic south of the equator line was the most active economic hub in the early modern world, connecting Afric...

Slavery, Urban

Mariana Dantas

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Urban Slavery Introduction The study of slavery in the Atlantic World has been dominated by scholarship focused on the plantation environment....

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...

Fiscality

Filipa Ribeiro da Silva

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Fiscality Introduction The early modern Atlantic world was a space of circulation and exchange for people, ideas, and commodities. European st...

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...

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...

Fiscal-Military State

Mark Knights

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Fiscal-Military State Introduction A fiscal-military state was one capable of sustaining large-scale warfare through taxation and fiscal in...

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