British Atlantic World, 1500-1800 / Edition 2

British Atlantic World, 1500-1800 / Edition 2

by David Armitage
     
 

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.See more details below

Overview

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
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

DAVID ARMITAGE is Lloyd C. Blankfein Professor of History at Harvard University.

MICHAEL J. BRADDICK is Professor of History at the University of Sheffield, UK.

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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