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Death in the Atlantic World

Erik R. Seeman

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Death in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionDeath studies emerged as a distinct field of scholarly inquiry in the 1970s. From the beginning the field was a...

Demography of the Atlantic World

Trevor Burnard

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Demography of the Atlantic WorldIntroductionThe demography of the Atlantic world concerns the basic building blocks through which societies reproduce ...

Diaspora, Jewish

David Graizbord

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Jewish Diaspora Introduction Despite the existence of various academic works on Jews in or of various corners of the Atlantic, the study of Jew...

Diaspora, The Acadian

Christopher Hodson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

The Acadian Diaspora Introduction Late in 1755, an army of British regulars and Massachusetts volunteers undertook what one officer described a...

Disease in the Atlantic World

David S. Jones

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Disease in the Atlantic World Introduction The advent of transatlantic exploration, colonization, and trade in the 15th and 16th centuries bro...

Domestic Production and Consumption in the Atlantic World

Robert DuPlessis

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Domestic Production and Consumption in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionIn the past several decades, household production and consumption have emerged as...

Domestic Slave Trades in the Americas

Michael Tadman

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Domestic Slave Trades in the Americas Introduction Through their power to tear families apart, domestic slave trades (also called internal sla...

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...

Dutch Atlantic World

Marjoleine Kars

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Dutch Atlantic WorldIntroductionIn the early modern world, long-distance trade and European colonization brought people along the Atlantic Ocean in we...

Dutch Brazil

Michiel van Groesen

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Dutch BrazilIntroductionDutch Brazil was the most important colony of the West India Company, and constituted the only truly imperial moment of the so...

Dutch Caribbean and Guianas, The

Karwan Fatah-Black

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

The Dutch Caribbean and GuianasIntroductionThe Dutch ventures into the Caribbean and Guianas coincided with the wave of assaults by northern European ...

Early Modern France

Nicolas Lyon-Caen

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Early Modern FranceIntroductionFrance is the largest, most populous, and richest country in Europe. Beginning in the Middle Ages, the monarchy tried t...

Economy and Consumption in the Atlantic World

Robert DuPlessis

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Economy and Consumption in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionWhether there was such a thing as an “Atlantic economy” in the Early Modern period (the three...

Economy of British America, The

Cathy D. Matson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

The Economy of British America Introduction From its earliest settlement in the early 1600s by small groups of British individuals to the conc...

Edwards, Jonathan

Mark Valeri

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Jonathan Edwards Introduction A New England pastor and divine, Jonathan Edwards (b. 1703–d. 1758) was a celebrated religious thinker throughou...

Elites

François-Joseph Ruggiu

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Elites Introduction “Elites” is a sociological concept born at the beginning of the 20th century and defined especially by Vilfredo Pareto. Th...

Emancipation

Roderick McDonald, Michelle Craig McDonald

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Emancipation Introduction The process of emancipation in the Atlantic world spanned most of the 19th century and took a variety of forms. So...

Emotions

Vicki Hsueh

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Emotions Introduction The study of emotions in the Atlantic context is rapidly expanding. The specific term “emotion” was infrequently used in...

Empire and State Formation

Catherine Desbarats

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Empire and State Formation Introduction Historical writing on empire and state formation is undergoing a kind of global renaissance for a host...

Enlightenment, The

Mark Knights

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The Enlightenment Introduction The Enlightenment is a contested and often loosely defined term. It is sometimes taken to mean an intellectu...

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