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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...

Europe and the Atlantic World, Western

Molly Warsh

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Western Europe and the Atlantic World Introduction Exploration, trade, and fishing expeditions had long tempted sailors and adventurers into A...

Evangelicalism and Conversion

Carla Gardina Pestana

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Evangelicalism and Conversion Introduction Conversion was a frequently cited reason for European expansion into the wider Atlantic world. All c...

Feminism

Ann Taylor Allen

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Feminism Introduction Although women, as individuals and in groups, have protested against the various forms of subordination they experienced...

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...

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...

Food

Jeffrey Pilcher

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Food Introduction Food is at the heart of human societies, economies, and cultures, but historians have long considered it peripheral to their...

France and Empire

Christopher Hodson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

France and Empire Introduction At its apex, the early modern French Empire laid claim to nearly a third of North America, ruled over the Carib...

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...

French Atlantic World

Marie-Jeanne Rossignol

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

French Atlantic World Introduction The very notions of Atlantic history and a French Atlantic are heavily debated, especially by French histo...

French Emancipation

Sue Peabody

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

French Emancipation Introduction France incorporated slavery in all of its early modern overseas colonies, including Canada, and was the first...

French Revolution, The

Allan Potofsky

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

The French Revolution Introduction Was the French Revolution part of a single movement that historians conceptualize as the revolutionary Atlan...

Gender

Ellen Hartigan-O'Connor

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Gender Introduction Women as well as men were central to the patterns of trade and conquest that made the Atlantic world. Early work in Atl...

Gender in North America

Karin Wulf

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Gender in North America Introduction Gender, in Joan Scott’s famous formulation, is “a constitutive element of social relationships based on p...

Germans in the Atlantic World

Philip Otterness

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Germans in the Atlantic World Introduction The scope of the German Atlantic world is somewhat limited when compared to the Atlantic worlds cre...

Glorious Revolution

Gary S. De Krey

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Glorious Revolution Introduction The Glorious Revolution of 1688–1689 was once a well-known historical landmark. The Whig interpretation of th...

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 ...

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...

Hanoverian Britain

Mark Knights

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Hanoverian Britain Introduction Hanoverian Britain spanned the period from the accession of George, elector of Hanover, to the British thro...

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