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Huguenots

Bertrand Van Ruymbeke

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

HuguenotsIntroductionThe Huguenots are French Calvinists. The word “huguenot” is an adaptation from eidgenossen, a Swiss German term meaning “confeder...

Hunger and Food Shortages

Kelly Kean Sharp

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2021-01-12

Hunger and Food ShortagesIntroductionWoven into the fabric of history, hunger and food shortage experienced by individuals, communities, or large-scal...

Iberian Atlantic World, 1600-1800

Jane Landers

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Iberian Atlantic World, 1600–1800 Introduction Following the successful conclusion of their wars to recover the Iberian Peninsula from Musl...

Iberian Empires, 1600-1800

Jane Landers

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Iberian Empires, 1600–1800 Introduction By 1600 Spain had completed the conquests of the core areas of its vast empire and established an e...

Idea of Atlantic History, The

Trevor Burnard

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The Idea of Atlantic History Introduction Atlantic history is a kind of historical analysis that historians have used since the late 1980s to ...

Indentured Servitude

Michael Guasco

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Indentured Servitude Introduction Although it most famously appeared during the 17th century as a means for facilitating transatlantic migratio...

Indentured Servitude in the Atlantic World, Indian

Lomarsh Roopnarine

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-03-30

Indian Indentured Servitude in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionBetween 1838 and 1917, western European governments allowed their planters in the Caribbe...

India, The Atlantic Ocean and

Philip Stern

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

The Atlantic Ocean and India Introduction Growing interest in world, global, and what Subrahmanyam 2007 (cited under Portuguese) calls “connec...

Insurance

Hannah Farber

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

InsuranceIntroductionThe insurance of oceangoing vessels and their cargoes, known as marine or maritime insurance, underpinned the commerce of the Atl...

Internal Slave Migrations in the Americas

Viola Franziska Müller

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2020-01-15

Internal Slave Migrations in the AmericasIntroductionStudies of the movements of enslaved people from one region to another have been dominated by the...

Interracial Marriage in the Atlantic World

Brooke Newman

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Interracial Marriage in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionThe transformations wrought in the Atlantic world during the colonial era brought Native America...

Ireland and the Atlantic World

David Gleeson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Ireland and the Atlantic World Introduction Ireland sits in the Atlantic Ocean off the northwest of the main European continent. It would seem...

Islam and the Atlantic World

Richard Brent Turner

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Islam and the Atlantic WorldIntroductionIslam is one of the important religious traditions for understanding the dynamic interactions among empires, c...

Jamaica in the Atlantic World

James Robertson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-04-26

Jamaica in the Atlantic World to 1838IntroductionJamaica’s engagement with the wider Atlantic world began with Columbus’s sailing past during his seco...

Jefferson, Thomas

Maurizio Valsania

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Thomas JeffersonIntroductionThird president of the United States (1801–1809), coauthor of the Declaration of Independence, governor of Virginia during...

Jesuits

Shona Johnston

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Jesuits Introduction In 1540 St. Ignatius of Loyola received papal permission to found a new religious order to be known as the Society of Jes...

Jews and Blacks

Jonathan Schorsch

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Jews and Blacks Introduction Relations between Jews and blacks holds inherent interest for scholars of the Atlantic world. Defining the terms ...

Labor Systems

Ty M. Reese

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Labor Systems Introduction For the vast majority of peoples of the Atlantic world, their place within it was defined by their toil. The most s...

Land and Propert in the Atlantic World

Thomas J. Humphrey

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Land and Property in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionLand and the struggles to own it characterized the history of Europeans’ interactions with each oth...

Language, State, and Empire

Paul Cohen

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

Language, State, and EmpireIntroductionThree distinct historical phenomena—language, state, and empire—each animated by powerful internal dynamics, mu...

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