British Atlantic World, 1500-1800 / Edition 2

British Atlantic World, 1500-1800 / Edition 2

by David Armitage
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0230202357

ISBN-13: 9780230202351

Pub. Date: 02/17/2009

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

This text was the first edited collection on the burgeoning history of the early modern Atlantic world and has had a huge impact on the many fields of Atlantic Studies. This second edition features two new essays on science and global history respectively, as well as a revised Introduction and updated guides to further reading.

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This text was the first edited collection on the burgeoning history of the early modern Atlantic world and has had a huge impact on the many fields of Atlantic Studies. This second edition features two new essays on science and global history respectively, as well as a revised Introduction and updated guides to further reading.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230202351
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
02/17/2009
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
798,628
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Maps
List of Tables
Notes on Contributors
Preface--B.Bailyn
Introduction--D.Armitage&--M.J.Braddick
PART I: FRAMEWORKS
Three Concepts of Atlantic History--D.Armitage
PART II: CONNECTIONS
Migration--A.Games
Economy--N.Zahedieh
Religion--C.G.Pestana
Science--J.Delbourgo
PART III: IDENTITIES
Civility and Authority--M.J.Braddick
Gender--S.M.S.Pearsall
Class--K.Wrightson
Race--J.E.Chaplin
PART IV: POLITICS
Empire and State--E.Mancke
Revolution and Counter-Revolution--E.H.Gould
The Politics of Slavery--C.L.Brown
PART V: PERSPECTIVES
Atlantic History: A Circumnavigation--J.H.Elliott
The Atlantic in Global Perspective--L.Benton
Notes
Further Reading
Index

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