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Markets in the Atlantic World

Emma Hart

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Markets in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionThe centuries between 1500 and 1800, during which the Atlantic world reached its apogee as a phenomenon, coin...

Maroons and Marronage

Marjoleine Kars

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Maroons and MarronageIntroductionThe term “maroons” refers to people who escaped slavery to create independent groups and communities on the outskirts...

Marriage and Family in the Atlantic World

Ellen Hartigan-O'Connor

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Marriage and Family in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionPeople of the Atlantic world experienced political upheaval, migration, religious and intellectua...

Material Culture in the Atlantic World

Robert DuPlessis

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Material Culture in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionScholarly interest in artifacts is on the rise for reasons both narrowly academic and broadly social...

Material Culture of Slavery in the British Atlantic

Stephan Lenik

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Material Culture of Slavery in the British AtlanticIntroductionThe material culture of Atlantic World slavery includes all portable and non-portable o...

Medicine in the Atlantic World

Katherine Johnston

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

Medicine in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionVarious medical traditions from Africa, Europe, and the Americas converged in the Atlantic world between the...

Mennonites

Tobin Miller Shearer

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-03-30

MennonitesIntroductionMennonites trace their roots to the Anabaptist movement of the early 16th century in Europe. The Anabaptists emerged out of the ...

Mental Disorder in the Atlantic World

Leonard Smith

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

Mental Disorder in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionMental disorder is a long recognized element of the human condition. Throughout history, the response...

Mercantilism

Albane Forestier

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Mercantilism Introduction The term “mercantilism” is used to refer to a set of economic theories and policies that dominated in early modern Euro...

Merchants in the Atlantic World

Pierre Gervais

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

Merchants in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionAtlantic history in the Early Modern period is, if not only the history of merchants, at least mostly the h...

Merchants' Networks

Cathy D. Matson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-08-29

Merchants’ Networks Introduction For many decades, scholars have studied the commercial connections of the Atlantic world across national and ...

Mestizos

Jane E. Mangan

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Mestizos Introduction This article treats the subject of mestizos, defined as people of mixed-race descent, as well as mestizaje, interpreted ...

Mexico

Sean McEnroe

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Mexico Introduction Works treating Atlantic history and world systems as their explicit object generally address a broader geographic field tha...

Migrations and Diasporas

Susanne Lachenicht

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Migrations and Diasporas Introduction Between 1492 and 1866 millions of people crossed the Atlantic—from Africa’s west coast (from 1500 to 1866,...

Minas Gerais

Douglas Libby

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2020-11-24

Minas GeraisIntroductionThe territory known as Minas Gerais (General Mines), roughly corresponding to the highlands of the southeastern region of pres...

Miners

Kris Lane

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

Miners Introduction Humans mined and refined gold, silver, copper, tin, and other minerals long before Columbus first crossed the Atlantic in ...

Mining, Gold, and Silver

Kris Lane

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Mining, Gold, and Silver Introduction The search for gold and silver spurred Atlantic exploration, and from the 15th to 19th centuries, mines i...

Missionaries

Aliocha Maldavsky

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Missionaries Introduction In the early modern Atlantic world, Catholic and Protestant missionaries were the main agents of Amerindians, Africa...

Missionaries, Native American

Edward E. Andrews

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

Native American MissionariesIntroductionNative Americans have had an incredibly complicated relationship with Christianity. On the one hand, many were...

Money and Banking in the Atlantic Economy

Jane Knodell

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Money and Banking in the Atlantic EconomyIntroductionThis article gives the reader an entry into the history and economic history literatures on money...

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