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Title Abolitionism and imperialism in Britain, Africa, and the Atlantic / edited by Derek R. Peterson.

Publication Info. Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2010]


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Description 1 online resource (249 pages).
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Series African studies from Cambridge
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-227) and index.
Contents Introduction : Abolitionism and political argument in Britain and East Africa / Derek R. Peterson -- African political ethics and the slave trade / John Thornton -- And all that : why Britain outlawed her slave trade / Boyd Hilton -- Empire without America : British plans for Africa in the era of the American Revolution / Christopher L. Brown -- Ending the slave trade : a Caribbean and Atlantic context / Philip D. Morgan -- Emperors of the world : British abolitionism and imperialism / Seymour Drescher -- Abolition and imperialism : international law and the British suppression of the Atlantic slave trade / Robin Law -- Racial violence, universal history, and echoes of abolition in twentieth-century Zanzibar / Jonathon Glassman.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Slave trade -- Great Britain -- History.
Slave trade -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- History.
Slave trade -- Africa -- History.
Antislavery movements -- Great Britain -- History.
Imperialism -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Peterson, Derek R., 1971- editor.
Other Form: Print version: Abolitionism and imperialism in Britain, Africa, and the Atlantic. Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2010] ix, 235 pages ; 24 cm African studies from Cambridge 9780821419021 (DLC)10907656
ISBN 9780821419014 (alk. paper)
9780821419021 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780821443057 (e-book)

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