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Author Harms, Robert
Title Indian Ocean Slavery in the Age of Abolition
Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, 2013
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Note Cover -- Contents -- Maps -- 1 Introduction: Indian Ocean Slavery in the Age of Abolition -- Part I: The Indian Ocean World in the Nineteenth Century -- 2 Servitude and the Changing Face of the Demand for Labor in the Indian Ocean World, c. 1800-1900 -- 3 On Becoming a British Lake: Piracy, Slaving, and British Imperialism in the Indian Ocean during the First Half of the Nineteenth Century -- Part II: Slavery, Abolition, and Islamic Law -- 4 Straight, No Chaser: Slavery, Abolition, and Modern Islamic Thought -- 5 Islamic Abolitionism in the Western Indian Ocean from c. 1800 -- Part III: Fighting the Maritime Slave Trade -- 6 "The Flag That Sets Us Free": Antislavery, Africans, and the Royal Navy in the Western Indian Ocean -- 7 "If You Catch Me Again at It, Put Me to Death": Slave Trading, Paper Trails, and British Bureaucracy in the Indian Ocean -- Part IV: Economic and Social Mobility of Slaves -- 8 Social Mobility in Indian Ocean Slavery: The Strange Career of Sultan bin Aman -- 9 Deeds of Freed Slaves: Manumission and Economic and Social Mobility in Pre-Abolition Zanzibar -- Part V: The Changing Face of Slavery -- 10 Slave Trading, Abolitionism, and "New Systems of Slavery" in the Nineteenth-Century Indian Ocean World -- 11 African Bondsmen, Freedmen, and the Maritime Proletariats of the Northwestern Indian Ocean World, c. 1500-1900 -- 12 Slaves of One Master: Globalization and the African Diaspora in Arabia in the Age of Empire -- List of Contributors -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Harms, Robert Indian Ocean Slavery in the Age of Abolition New Haven : Yale University Press,c2013 9780300163872
Subject Slavery -- Indian Ocean Region -- History -- 19th century.;Slavery -- Indian Ocean Region -- History -- 20th century.;Slave trade -- Indian Ocean Region -- History -- 19th century.;Slave trade -- Indian Ocean Region -- History -- 20th century.;Slavery and Islam -- Indian Ocean Region.;Freedmen -- Indian Ocean Region -- Social conditions -- 19th century
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Alt Author Freamon, Bernard K
Blight, David W
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