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Africa in EuropeStudies in Transnational Practice in the Long Twentieth Century

Africa in Europe: Studies in Transnational Practice in the Long Twentieth Century

Eve Rosenhaft and Robbie Aitken (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846318474
eISBN:
9781781380437
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318474.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

The essays in this volume explore the lives and activities of people of African descent – both black and white - in Europe between the 1880s and the beginning of the twenty-first century. They go ... More

Beyond the Slave NarrativePolitics, Sex, and Manuscripts in the Haitian Revolution

Beyond the Slave Narrative: Politics, Sex, and Manuscripts in the Haitian Revolution

Deborah Jenson

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846314971
eISBN:
9781846316517
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316517
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

The Haitian Revolution has generated responses from commentators in fields ranging from philosophy to historiography to twentieth-century literary and artistic studies. But what about the written ... More

Black Poor and White PhilanthropistsLondon's Blacks and the Foundation of the Sierra Leone Settlement 1786–1791

Black Poor and White Philanthropists: London's Blacks and the Foundation of the Sierra Leone Settlement 1786–1791

Stephen J. Braidwood

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853233770
eISBN:
9781846317293
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317293
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book examines the events surrounding the establishment of a settlement in West Africa in 1787 that was later to become Freetown, the present-day capital of Sierra Leone. It outlines the range of ... More

The Colonial System Unveiled

The Colonial System Unveiled

Baron de Vastey

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781781380314
eISBN:
9781781387306
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781380314.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This critical edition offers the first English translation of Baron de Vastey’s Le système colonial dévoilé, a trailblazing critique of colonialism and the transatlantic slave system that was ... More

Contagion and EnclavesTropical Medicine in Colonial India

Contagion and Enclaves: Tropical Medicine in Colonial India

Nandini Bhattacharya

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318290
eISBN:
9781846317835
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317835
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Colonialism created exclusive economic and segregatory social spaces for the exploitation and management of natural and human resources, in the form of plantations, ports, mining towns, hill ... More

Cultured ViolenceNarrative, Social Suffering, and Engendering Human Rights in Contemporary South Africa

Cultured Violence: Narrative, Social Suffering, and Engendering Human Rights in Contemporary South Africa

Rosemary Jolly

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312137
eISBN:
9781846315244
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315244
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book explores contemporary South African culture as a test case for the achievement of democracy by constitutional means in the wake of prolonged and violent conflict, and addresses ethical ... More

The Economic Aspects of Spanish Imperialism in America, 1492–1810

The Economic Aspects of Spanish Imperialism in America, 1492–1810

John Fisher

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235521
eISBN:
9781846313011
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313011
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book examines economic relations between Spain and Spanish America in the colonial period, and their implications for the economic structures of both parties from the beginning of Spanish ... More

Fathers, Daughters, and SlavesWomen Writers and French Colonial Slavery

Fathers, Daughters, and Slaves: Women Writers and French Colonial Slavery

Doris Y. Kadish

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318467
eISBN:
9781846317828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317828
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book brings to life the unique contribution made by French women during the early nineteenth century, a key period in the history of colonialism and slavery. It examines French and Atlantic ... More

Racism Postcolonialism Europe

Racism Postcolonialism Europe

Graham Huggan and Ian Law (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312199
eISBN:
9781846315626
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315626
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book turns the postcolonial critical gaze that had previously been most likely to train itself on regions other than Europe, and sometimes those perceived to be most culturally or geographically ... More

Reconfiguring SlaveryWest African Trajectories

Reconfiguring Slavery: West African Trajectories

Benedetta Rossi

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311994
eISBN:
9781846315640
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315640
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book focuses on the range of trajectories followed by slavery as an institution since the various abolitions of the nineteenth century. It also considers the continuing and multi-faceted ... More

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