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Author Barker, Anthony J.

Title Slavery and antislavery in Mauritius, 1810-33 : the conflict between economic expansion and humanitarian reform under British rule / Anthony J. Barker.

Published New York : St. Martin's Press, 1996.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  306.362096982 BARK    AVAILABLE
Physical description viii, 225 pages : map ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-218) and index.
Contents Map of Administrative Districts of Mauritius -- 1. Introduction: History and Historiography -- 2. The Abolitionists Discover Mauritius -- 3. Corruption Concealed: The Farquhar Era 1810-22 -- 4. Reform Pretended: Cole and Telfair 1823-8 -- 5. Slavery in 1826: A Demographic Survey -- 6. Upheaval and the Failure of Protection -- 7. The Trauma of Slavery -- 8. Resistance and Other Responses to Slavery -- 9. Slavery and Freedom in Port Louis -- 10. Slaves as Antislavery Property -- 11. Conclusion -- App. A. General Population Statistics -- App. B. Distribution of Plantation Slaves -- App. C. Distribution of Personal Slaves -- App. D. Family Status -- App. E. Ethnicity in 1826.
Subject Slavery -- Mauritius -- History.
Antislavery movements -- Mauritius -- History.
Variant Title Slavery and anti-slavery in Mauritius, 1810-33.
ISBN 031215920X