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Transformations in slavery : a history of slavery in Africa / Paul E. Lovejoy.

Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1983.
ISBN 0521243696, 0521286468

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Subjects Africa.
Esclavage -- Afrique -- Histoire.
Esclavage -- Aspect économique -- Afrique.
Esclavage -- Islam -- Afrique.
Esclaves -- Commerce -- Afrique -- Histoire.
Escravidao (direito penal)
Historia da africa (sociedade)
Slave trade -- Africa -- History.
Slave trade.
Slavery -- Africa -- History.
Traite des esclaves -- Afrique -- Histoire.
Traite des esclaves -- Atlantique (région) -- Histoire.
Traite des esclaves -- Pays arabes -- Histoire.
Series African studies series ; 36.
Description xvi, 349 pages : maps ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1983.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-336) and index.
Contents Africa and Slavery -- Slavery: A Definition -- Slavery in Social Formations -- The African Setting -- The Islamic Factor -- The Trans-Atlantic Trade -- On the Frontiers of Islam, 1400-1600 -- The Medieval Slave Trade: The African Frontier -- The Institution of Slavery in Muslim Africa -- Origins of the Atlantic Trade: The Muslim Connection -- Slavery Along the Guinea Coast -- The Export Trade in Slaves, 1600-1800 -- Volume of the Export Trade, 1600-1800 -- The Dominance of West-Central Africa -- The Bight of Benin, 1640-1800 -- The Gold Coast -- The Bight of Biafra -- The Upper Guinea Coast and Senegambia -- The Volume of the Trade Across the Sahara, Red Sea, and Indian Ocean -- Demographic Implications of the Export Trade -- The Enslavement of Africans, 1600-1800 -- A Politically Fragmented Continent -- The Muslim Tradition of War and State -- War-Lords of West-Central Africa -- Politics of Slave Trading on the West African Coast -- The Dynamics of Slave Supply -- The Organization of Slave Marketing, 1600-1800 -- Muslim Networks -- Administered Trade in West-Central Africa -- Coastal West Africa: State Trade, River-Boats, and Oracles -- Patterns in Restrictive Practices -- Slaves and Other Commodities -- The Import Trade -- Relationships of Dependency, 1600-1800 -- The Expansion of Slavery -- The Northern Savanna -- The West African Coast and Its Interior -- Slavery in West-Central Africa -- European Slavery in Africa -- The Nineteenth-Century Slave Trade -- The Dynamics of Slavery in the Nineteenth Century.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Africa
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8629222
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Lovejoy, Paul E.
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