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Portugal, Early Modern

José Pedro Paiva, Roger Lee Jesus

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Early Modern Portugal Introduction During the first decades of the Early Modern period, due to discoveries made by Portuguese explorers, Portu...

Portuguese Atlantic World

John M. Monteiro, Susanne Lachenicht

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Portuguese Atlantic World Introduction The development of Portuguese navigation, trade, colonization, and intercultural exchange played a key ro...

Poverty in the Early Modern English Atlantic

David Hitchcock

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Poverty in the Early Modern English Atlantic Introduction Poverty in the early modern English Atlantic world was an economic reality that coul...

Pre-Columbian Transatlantic Voyages

Gesa Mackenthun

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-10-25

Pre-Columbian Transatlantic VoyagesIntroductionIndians discovered America. Perhaps as long as forty thousand years ago, humans began to settle the hem...

Pregnancy and Reproduction

Elizabeth A. O'Brien, Bonnie A. Lucero

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2021-03-24

Pregnancy and ReproductionIntroductionUntil recently, monographs addressing reproduction were relatively rare in scholarship on the Atlantic world. Al...

Print Culture in the British Atlantic

Eve T. Bannet

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Print Culture in the British AtlanticIntroductionThis article focuses on the different ways in which a shared language and highly flexible print cultu...

Proprietary Colonies

L. H. Roper

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Proprietary ColoniesIntroductionThe character of early modern western European states determined that many “public” activities were undertaken by “pri...

Protestantism

Carla Gardina Pestana

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

ProtestantismIntroductionProtestants arrived relatively late in the Atlantic world. No permanent settlement of Protestants was founded until the early...

Puritanism

Abram C. Van Engen

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Puritanism Introduction Puritanism is a problem. It had a massive impact on the early modern history of England and New England, and yet no sc...

Quakers

John Smolenski

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Quakers Introduction The Society of Friends, colloquially known as the Quakers, played a major role in shaping the religious culture of the At...

Quebec and the Atlantic World, 1760–1867

Donald Fyson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

Quebec and the Atlantic World, 1760–1867IntroductionAlthough it has an extensive Atlantic seaboard and is centered around the major riverine route fro...

Quilombos

Maria Helena P. T. Machado, Flávio dos S. Gomes, Marília B. A. Ariza

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2019-05-29

QuilombosIntroductionBetween the 16th and 19th centuries, great numbers of men and women in the Americas escaped slavery by joining communities of fug...

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...

Red Atlantic

Bryan Rindfleisch

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Red AtlanticIntroductionThe Red Atlantic is a concept by scholars in Native American history and Native American and Indigenous studies (NAIS) to addr...

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

ReligionIntroductionReligion shaped the early modern Atlantic world in many ways. Although Iberian expansion began before the Protestant Reformation, ...

Religion and Colonization

Susanne Lachenicht

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2019-01-15

Religion and ColonizationIntroductionFor the process of European expansion and the colonial endeavors from the late 15th century to the 19th, historia...

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...

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