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Title Assumed identities : the meanings of race in the Atlantic world / edited by John D. Garrigus and Christopher Morris ; introduction by Franklin W. Knight ; contributors, John D. Garrigus [and others]
Edition First edition
Published [College Station, Tex.] : Published for the University of Texas at Arlington by Texas A & M University Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 152 pages)
Series The Walter Prescott Webb memorial lectures ; no. 41
Walter Prescott Webb memorial lectures ; 41
Contents Introduction: race and identity in the new world / Franklin W. Knight -- "Thy coming fame, Ogé! is sure": new evidence on Ogé's 1790 revolt and the beginnings of the Haitian Revolution / John D. Garrigus -- "The child should be made a Christian": baptism, race, and identity in the seventeenth-century Chesapeake / Rebecca Goetz -- West Indian identity in the eighteenth century / Trevor Burnard -- Illegal enslavement and the precariousness of freedom in nineteenth-century Brazil / Sidney Chalhoub -- Rosalie of the Poulard nation: freedom, law, and dignity in the era of the Haitian Revolution / Rebecca J. Scott and Jean M. Hébrard -- In memoriam, Evan Anders
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Ethnic relations -- Religious aspects -- History -- 17th century.
Eurocentrism -- America -- History.
Group identity -- America -- History.
Nationalism -- America -- History.
Slave trade -- Brazil -- History -- 19th century.
Americas -- Race relations -- History.
Haiti -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 18th century.
Haiti -- History -- Revolution, 1791-1804.
Virginia -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 17th century.
West Indies, British -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 18th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Garrigus, John D.
Morris, Christopher (Christopher Charles)
LC no. 2010002446
ISBN 1603443193 (electronic bk.)
9781603443197 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)