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Author Simpson, Mark, 1967-

Title Trafficking subjects : the politics of mobility in nineteenth-century America / Mark Simpson.

Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2005.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  304.80973 SIMP    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxxi, 193 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : for a politics of mobility -- 1. Nat Turner's restlessness -- 2. Abandoned to circulation -- 3. Secret circuits, fugitive moves -- 4. Mobility's disciplines -- Epilogue : mobilization time.
Subject Social mobility -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Travel -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Freedom of movement -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Social mobility -- United States -- Historiography.
Social mobility in literature.
Travel -- Social aspects -- United States -- Historiography.
Travel in literature.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
United States -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 19th century.
ISBN 0816641625 (acid-free paper)
0816641633 (paperback: acid-free paper)