Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition

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  • Author(s): Martin A. Klein
  • Series:
    Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements
  • Publication Information:
    Ed.: Second edition. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. 2014
  • Additional Information
    • Resource Type:
      eBook.
    • Description:
      For almost four thousand years, men and women with power have exploited vulnerable populations for cheap or free labor. These slaves, serfs, helots, tenants, peons, bonded or forced laborers, etc., built pyramids and temples, dug canals and mined the earth for precious metals and gemstones. They built the palaces and mansions in which the powerful lived, grown the food they ate, spun the cloth that clothed them. This second edition of Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition relates the long and brutal history of slavery and the struggle for abolition using several key features: Chronology Introductory essayAppendixesExtensive bibliographyOver 500 cross-referenced entries on forms of slavery, famous slaves and abolitionists, sources of slaves, and current conditions of modern slavery around the worldThis book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about slavery and abolition.
    • Subjects:
      Abolitionists--History--Dictionaries
      Antislavery movements--History--Dictionaries
      Slavery--History--Dictionaries
    • Categories:
      SOCIAL SCIENCE / Slavery
      HISTORY / United States / 19th Century
      HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
      POLITICAL SCIENCE / Civil Rights
      REFERENCE / Dictionaries
      SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / American / African American Studies
    • Related ISBNs:
      9780810859661. 9780810875289.
    • OCLC:
      890786394
    • Accession Number:
      845948
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    • ABNT:
      MARTIN A. KLEIN. Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014. v. Second editionISBN 9780810859661. Disponível em: http://widgets.ebscohost.com/prod/customlink/proxify/proxify.php?count=1&encode=0&proxy=&find_1=&replace_1=&target=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=e865sww&AN=845948&authtype=sso&custid=s5834912. Acesso em: 8 ago. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Martin A. Klein. Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition. Vol Second edition. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers; 2014. Accessed August 8, 2020. http://widgets.ebscohost.com/prod/customlink/proxify/proxify.php?count=1&encode=0&proxy=&find_1=&replace_1=&target=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=e865sww&AN=845948&authtype=sso&custid=s5834912
    • APA:
      Martin A. Klein. (2014). Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition: Vol. Second edition. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Martin A. Klein. 2014. Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition. Vol. Second edition. Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. http://widgets.ebscohost.com/prod/customlink/proxify/proxify.php?count=1&encode=0&proxy=&find_1=&replace_1=&target=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=e865sww&AN=845948&authtype=sso&custid=s5834912.
    • Harvard:
      Martin A. Klein (2014) Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements). Available at: http://widgets.ebscohost.com/prod/customlink/proxify/proxify.php?count=1&encode=0&proxy=&find_1=&replace_1=&target=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=e865sww&AN=845948&authtype=sso&custid=s5834912 (Accessed: 8 August 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Martin A. Klein 2014, Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition, vol Second edition, Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Lanham, viewed 8 August 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Martin A. Klein. Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition. Vol. Second edition, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014. EBSCOhost, widgets.ebscohost.com/prod/customlink/proxify/proxify.php?count=1&encode=0&proxy=&find_1=&replace_1=&target=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=e865sww&AN=845948&authtype=sso&custid=s5834912.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Martin A. Klein. Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition. Vol. Second edition. Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014. http://widgets.ebscohost.com/prod/customlink/proxify/proxify.php?count=1&encode=0&proxy=&find_1=&replace_1=&target=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=e865sww&AN=845948&authtype=sso&custid=s5834912.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Martin A. Klein. Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition [Internet]. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers; 2014 [cited 2020 Aug 8]. (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements; vol. Second edition). Available from: http://widgets.ebscohost.com/prod/customlink/proxify/proxify.php?count=1&encode=0&proxy=&find_1=&replace_1=&target=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=e865sww&AN=845948&authtype=sso&custid=s5834912

Reviews

Booklist Monthly Selections - #2 September 2002

Number 40 in the Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements series takes a broad view, covering the topic from ancient to contemporary times. The substantial bibliography is organized by subject area. ((Reviewed September 15, 2002)) Copyright 2002 Booklist Reviews