After Slavery: Emancipation and its Discontents

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Howard Temperley
Routledge, Jan 11, 2013 - History - 320 pages
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A collection of essays in which every contributor focuses upon some aspect of slave emancipation with the aim of assessing to what extent the outcome met with expectation. The hopes and disappointments that characterized the transition from slavery to freedom are depicted.
 

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Contents

Introduction
From Plantation Labour to Peasant Proprietorship
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AfricanAmericanAspirations and the Settlement of Liberia
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Riots andResistance in the Caribbean atthe Momentof Freedom Gad Heuman
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SlaveryinSaharan Africa
Slavery
Notes on Contributors
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