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THE WAY HOME.

Publication Type:Periodical

Source(s):TIME Magazine. 2/14/2022, Vol. 199 Issue 5/6, p46-50. 5p. 2 Cartoon or Caricatures.

Abstract:The article presents a discussion of the author's journey to the U.S. Southern States to learn about the history of her enslaved African American ancestors, adapted from the book "South to America," by Imani Perry. Topics explored include the possibili...

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How the International Slave Trades Underdeveloped Africa.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Economic History. Jun2022, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p403-441. 39p.

Abstract:I use newly-developed data on Africa to estimate the effects of the international slave trades (circa 1500–1850) on the institutional structures of African economies and societies (circa 1900). I find that: (1) societies in slave catchment zones adopte...

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A modelling strategy to estimate conditional probabilities of African origins: The collapse of the Oyo Empire and the transatlantic slave trade, 1817–1836.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society). Jul2022, Vol. 185 Issue 3, p1247-1270. 24p. 1 Diagram, 2 Graphs, 2 Maps.

Abstract:Intra‐African conflicts during the collapse of the kingdom of Oyo from 1817 to 1836 resulted in the enslavement of an estimated 121,000 people who were then transported to coastal ports via complex trade networks and loaded onto slave ships destined fo...

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LIFE OUTSIDE THE CASTLE.

Publication Type:Periodical

Source(s):Archaeology. Nov/Dec2021, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p55-64. 7p. 8 Color Photographs, 2 Maps.

Abstract:The article describes the Euro-African community outside Christiansborg Castle built as a Danish transatlantic slave trade fortress in Accra, Ghana in 1661 according to the Christiansborg Archaeological Heritage Project. Topics discussed include the sy...

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Corrupt Bargaining: Partisan Politics, the Election of 1824, and the Suppression of the African Slave Trade.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of the Early Republic. Fall2022, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p1-30. 30p.

Abstract:Between 1808 and 1820, the United States transformed the foreign slave trade from a legitimate form of commerce into a capital crime. This transformation reflected the determination of the American public and their representatives to extricate the Unit...

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Historical Origins of Firm Ownership Structure: The Persistent Effects of the African Slave Trade.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Academy of Management Journal. Dec2020, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p1687-1713. 27p. 2 Diagrams, 9 Charts, 3 Graphs, 2 Maps.

Abstract:This paper uses evidence from the historical African slave trade to extend prior theory linking modern firm ownership structure to institutions and social capital. We argue that institutions and social capital are not simply predictors of ownership str...

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What 'The Books ... Would Tell': Slavery, Freedom, and History in Slave Traders' Archives.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Slavery & Abolition. Sep2022, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p594-612. 19p.

Abstract:During the American Civil War, abolitionists and their allies gathered an extraordinary amount of written material from the abandoned offices of slave traders. Though engaged in the common practice of relic hunting, they also intended these letters and...

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Introduction: Enslavement and the Slave Trade in Asia.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Slavery & Abolition. Sep2022, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p445-459. 15p.

Abstract:An introduction is presented wherein the author discusses various reports within the issue on topics, including trafficking of enslaved people across the Indian Ocean, the statutes that regulated slavery in Ming China, and how and why people experience...

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Warfare, Bestowal, Purchase: Dutch Acquisition of Slaves in the World of Eastern Indonesia, 1650–1800.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Slavery & Abolition. Sep2022, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p553-573. 21p. 2 Charts, 1 Map.

Abstract:The article investigates the acquisition and exportation of slaves from the seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Timor Islands in eastern Indonesia, activities that involved interaction between Dutch, Portuguese, and indigenous actors and involved seafa...

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Exporting the Unfortunate: The European Slave Trade from India, 1500–1800.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Slavery & Abolition. Sep2022, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p533-552. 20p. 1 Chart, 1 Map.

Abstract:Recent research highlights the need for historians to include India in discussions about the global traffic in chattel labour that developed after 1500. Hitherto ignored archival sources permit a more detailed understanding of enslavement in India and ...

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