Unyielding Spirits; Black Women and Slavery in Early Canada and Jamaica

Unyielding Spirits; Black Women and Slavery in Early Canada and Jamaica

by Maureen G. Elgersman, Maureen Elgersman Lee
     
 

First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

Overview

First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815332299
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Series:
Crosscurrents in African American History Series, #6
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
206
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Series Editor's Foreword
Preface
List of Abbreviations
1Introduction: Slavery in New France3
2Slavery in Early Canada: Making Black Women Subject21
3The Power Within: Black Women and Jamaican Slavery43
4To Be a Woman: Production, Reproduction, and Material Culture69
5The Spectrum of Resistance101
6In the Space of Freedom133
7Conclusion: Race and Gender Considerations165
Bibliography171
Index185

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