Slavery without sugar : diversity in Caribbean economy and society since the 17th century / edited by Verene A. Shepherd.

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Shepherd, Verene.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2002.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Indigo and slavery in Saint Domingue / David Geggus
  • Timber extraction and the shaping of enslaved people's culture in Belize / O. Nigel Bolland
  • The internal economy of Jamican pens, 1760-1890 / B.W. Higman
  • Pen-keepers and coffee farmers in a sugar-plantation society / Verene A. Shepherd and Kathleen E.A. Monteith
  • Coffee and the "poorer sort of people" in Jamaica during the period of African enslavement / S.D. Smith
  • Slavery and cotton culture in the Bahamas / Gail Saunders
  • State enslavement in colonial Havana, 1763-1790 / Evelyn Powell Jennings
  • The urban context of the life of the enslaved: views from Bridgetown, Barbados, in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries / Pedro L.V. Welch
  • Freedom without liberty: free Blacks in the Barbados slave system / Hilary McD. Beckles
  • The free colored population in Cuba during the nineteenth century / Franklin W. Knight
  • "Quién trabajará?": domestics, urban enslaved workers, and the abolition of slavery in Puerto Rico / Félix V. Matos Rodríguez.