By Enrico Dal Lago,Constantina Katsari

A ground-breaking edited assortment charting the increase and fall of different types of unfree labour within the historic Mediterranean and within the glossy Atlantic, applying the method of comparative background. The 11 chapters within the ebook take care of conceptual concerns and diversified methods to historic comparability, and contain particular case-studies starting from the traditional types of slavery of classical Greece and of the Roman empire to the trendy examples of slavery that characterized the Caribbean, Latin the United States and the U.S.. the consequences show either how a lot the fashionable global has inherited from the traditional in regard to ideology and perform of slavery; and likewise what number of the problems and difficulties relating to the latter appear to have been essentially comparable throughout time and space.

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