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Inventing New England's Slave Paradise : Master/Slave Relations in Eighteenth Century Narragansett, Rhode Island (Studies in African American History and Culture) ePub download

by Robert K. Fitts

  • Author: Robert K. Fitts
  • ISBN: 0815332807
  • ISBN13: 978-0815332800
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  • Language: English
  • Category: Americas
  • Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (October 1998)
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Inventing New England's Slave Paradise : Master/Slave Relations in Eighteenth Century Narragansett, Rhode Island (Studies in African American History and Culture) ePub download

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Start by marking Inventing New England's Slave Paradise: Master/Slave Relations in Eighteenth Century Narragansett, Rhode Island as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Many 19th and 20th century historians have argued that Northern slavery was mild and that master/slave relations were relatively harmonious.

Many 19th and 20th century historians have argued that Northern slavery was mild and that master/slave relations were relatively harmonious.

Topics include how planters used physical punishment, legislation, and the threat of sale in an attempt to control their slaves, and how slaves resisted through violence, running away, and non-violent crime.

Inventing New England's Slave Paradise: Master/Slave Relations in Eighteenth-Century Narragansett, Rhode Island, Unpublished P. dissertation, Department of Anthropology, Brown University, Providence. The landscapes of northern bondage.

In the mid-eighteenth century, slave laborers constituted over 10 percent . Fitts, Robert K. Inventing New England's Slave Paradise: Master-Slave Relations in Eighteenth-Century Narragansett, Rhode Island.

In the mid-eighteenth century, slave laborers constituted over 10 percent of the Narragansett or South County population, the highest concentration in New England. New York: Garland, 1998. Dictionary of American History. Cite this article Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

Fitts, Robert K. Inventing New England’s Slave Paradise: Master/Slave Relations in Eighteenth-Century Narragansett, Rhode Island. The Historical Status of the Negro in Connecticut. New Haven: Tuttle, Morehouse, & Taylor, 1875. Greene, Lorenzo Johnston. The Negro In Colonial New England.

Series Statement: Studies in African American history and culture. Geographic Name: Narragansett Region (. General Note: Revision of author's dissertation (doctoral) Brown University. Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-272) and index. Uniform Title: Studies in African American history and culture.

Studies in African American history and culture. Inventing New England's Slave Paradise: Master/Slave Relations in Eighteenth Century Narragansett, Rhode Island. New York: Garland, 1993. New York: Garland Pu. 1998.

The history of slavery spans many cultures, nationalities, and religions from ancient times to the present day. However the social, economic, and legal positions of slaves have differed vastly in different systems of slavery in different times and p. . However the social, economic, and legal positions of slaves have differed vastly in different systems of slavery in different times and places. Slavery occurs relatively rarely among hunter-gatherer populations because it develops under conditions of social stratification.

the slave population of Rhode Island was . percent, nearly twice as high as any other New England colony. American trade in African slaves

By 1774, the slave population of Rhode Island was . In the late 18th century, several Rhode Island merchant families began actively engaging in the triangle trade, most notably the Browns for whom Brown University is named. In the years after the Revolution, Rhode Island merchants controlled between 60 and 90 percent of the American trade in African slaves

(Ph.D. dissertation, Brown University, 1995; revised with new preface)
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