Abolitions as a global experience / edited by Hideaki Suzuki. - Singapore : NUS Press, c2016. - vii, 303 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographic references (pages 260-297) and index.

ch. 1 Abolitions as a Global Experience: An Introduction / Hideaki Suzuki -- ch. 2 France's Two Emancipations in Comparative Context / Sue Peabody -- ch. 3 What was Remembered and What was Forgotten in Britain in the Bicentenary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade? / Kumie Inose -- ch. 4 Dutch Attitudes towards Slavery and the Tardy Road to Abolition: The Case of Deshima / Isabel Tanaka-Van Daalen -- ch. 5 The Persian Gulf and Britain: The Suppression of the African Slave Trade / Behnaz A. Mirzai -- ch. 6 The End of the Coolie Trade in Southern China: Focus on the Treaty Port of Amoy / Ei Murakami -- ch. 7 Freedom Across the Water: British Emancipation of Slavery and Maritime Marronage in the Danish West Indies / Amitava Chowdhury -- ch. 8 The Yujo Release Act as Emancipation of Slaves in Mid-19th-Century Japan / Yuriko Yokoyama -- ch. 9 The End of Slavery in French West Africa / Martin A. Klein -- ch. 10 The Abolition of Serfdom in Russia / Alessandro Stanziani.

9789971698607 (paperback) 9971698609 (paperback)


Antislavery movements -- History.
Slavery -- History.

HT993 / .A26 2016

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