Modernity Disavowed: Haiti and the Cultures of Slavery in the Age of Revolution

Modernity Disavowed: Haiti and the Cultures of Slavery in the Age of Revolution

by Sibylle Fischer, Sibylle Fischer, Fischer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0822332523

ISBN-13: 9780822332527

Pub. Date: 04/30/2004

Publisher: Duke University Press Books

A study of the ways that knowledge of the slave revolt in Haiti was denied/repressed/disavowed within the network of slave-owning states and plantation societies of the New World, and the effects and meaning of this disavowal.

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A study of the ways that knowledge of the slave revolt in Haiti was denied/repressed/disavowed within the network of slave-owning states and plantation societies of the New World, and the effects and meaning of this disavowal.

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ISBN-13:
9780822332527
Publisher:
Duke University Press Books
Publication date:
04/30/2004
Series:
John Hope Franklin Center Book Series
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.00(d)

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