Slavery and Colonial Rule in French West Africa / Edition 1

Slavery and Colonial Rule in French West Africa / Edition 1

by Martin A. Klein
     
 

A history of slavery during the 19th and 20th centuries in three former French colonies.See more details below

Overview

A history of slavery during the 19th and 20th centuries in three former French colonies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521596787
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2010
Series:
African Studies Series, #94
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
382
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

1. Slavery in the Western Sudan; 2. Abolition and retreat: Senegal, 1848–1876; 3. Slavery, slave-trading and social revolution; 4. Senegal after Brière; 5. Conquest of the Sudan: Desbordes to Archinard; 6. Senegal in the 1890s; 7. The end of the conquest; 8. The imposition of metropolitan priorities on slavery; 9. With smoke and mirrors: slavery and the conquest of Guinea; 10. The Banamba exodus; 11. French fears and the limits to an emancipation policy; 12. Looking for the tracks: how they did it; 13. After the war: renegotiating social relations; 14. A question of honour.

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