Slavery, Colonialism and Economic Growth in Dahomey, 1640-1960 / Edition 1

Slavery, Colonialism and Economic Growth in Dahomey, 1640-1960 / Edition 1

by Patrick Manning
     
 

This book integrates into a single framework Dahomey's pre-colonial, colonial and post-colonial economic history.See more details below

Overview

This book integrates into a single framework Dahomey's pre-colonial, colonial and post-colonial economic history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521523073
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/31/2003
Series:
African Studies Series, #30
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
468
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.02(d)

Table of Contents

Maps; Tables; Figures; Preface; 1. Slavery, colonialism and economic growth, 1640–1960; 2. The Dahomean economy, 1640–1890; 3. Struggles with the gods: economic life in the 1880s; 4. Production, 1890–1914; 5. Demand, 1890–1914; 6. Exchange, 1890–1914; 7. The alien state, 1890–1914; 8. Social struggles for economic ends, 1890–1914; 9. The mechanism of accumulation; 10. Capitalism and colonialism, 1915–60; 11. The Dahomean national movement; 12. Epilogue; Notes; Appendices; Bibliography; Index.

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