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The Resource Pawnship, slavery, and colonialism in Africa, edited by Paul E. Lovejoy and Toyin Falola

Pawnship, slavery, and colonialism in Africa, edited by Paul E. Lovejoy and Toyin Falola

Label
Pawnship, slavery, and colonialism in Africa
Title
Pawnship, slavery, and colonialism in Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paul E. Lovejoy and Toyin Falola
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
Dewey number
306.362096
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lovejoy, Paul E
  • Falola, Toyin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Peonage
  • Slavery
  • Africa
Label
Pawnship, slavery, and colonialism in Africa, edited by Paul E. Lovejoy and Toyin Falola
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [449]-465) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Pawnship in historical perspective / by Toyin Falola and Paul E. Lovejoy -- The business of slaving : pawnship in Western Africa, c. 1600-1810 / by Paul E. Lovejoy and David Richardson -- On pawning and enslavement for debt in the precolonial Slave Coast / by Robin Law -- "Pawns will live when slaves is apt to dye" : credit, risk and trust at old Calabar in the era of the slave trade / by Paul E. Lovejoy and David Richardson -- Pawnship in Nembe, Niger Delta / by Ebiegberi J. Alagoa and Atei M. Okorobia -- Slavery and pawnship in the Yoruba economy of the nineteenth century / by Toyin Falola -- Pawning in the Emirate of Ilorin / by Ann O'Hear -- Pawnship in Igbo society / by Felix Ekechi -- Human pawning in Asante, 1820-150 : markets and coercion, gender and cocoa / by Gareth Austin -- Pawnship in Edo society : from Benin Kingdom to Benin Province under colonial rule / by Uyilawa Usuanlele -- Pawning and slavery on the Kenya coast : the Miji Kenda case / by Fred Morton -- Pawning, politics and matriliny in Northeastern Tanzania / by James Giblin -- Pawning in coastal Northwest Sierra Leone, 1870-110 / by Allen M. Howard -- Indirect rule and the brief apogee of pawnship in Nimba, Liberia, 118-30 / by Martin Ford -- Pawns, porters, and petty traders : women in the transition to cash-crop agriculture in colonial Ghana / by Beverly Grier -- Iwofa : an historical survey of the Yoruba institution of indenture / by E. Adeniyi Oroge -- Pawns and politics : the pawnship debate in Western Nigeria / by Judith Byfield -- Pawnship in colonial Southwestern Nigeria / by Toyin Falola -- The resurgence of pawning in French West Africa during the depression of the 130s / by Martin Klein and Richard Roberts -- "What is and what is not the law" : imprisonment for debt and the institution of pawnship in the Gold Coast / by Kwabena Akurang-Parry
Control code
FIEB16684709
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 480 pages
Isbn
9781592210404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)50844185
Label
Pawnship, slavery, and colonialism in Africa, edited by Paul E. Lovejoy and Toyin Falola
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [449]-465) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Pawnship in historical perspective / by Toyin Falola and Paul E. Lovejoy -- The business of slaving : pawnship in Western Africa, c. 1600-1810 / by Paul E. Lovejoy and David Richardson -- On pawning and enslavement for debt in the precolonial Slave Coast / by Robin Law -- "Pawns will live when slaves is apt to dye" : credit, risk and trust at old Calabar in the era of the slave trade / by Paul E. Lovejoy and David Richardson -- Pawnship in Nembe, Niger Delta / by Ebiegberi J. Alagoa and Atei M. Okorobia -- Slavery and pawnship in the Yoruba economy of the nineteenth century / by Toyin Falola -- Pawning in the Emirate of Ilorin / by Ann O'Hear -- Pawnship in Igbo society / by Felix Ekechi -- Human pawning in Asante, 1820-150 : markets and coercion, gender and cocoa / by Gareth Austin -- Pawnship in Edo society : from Benin Kingdom to Benin Province under colonial rule / by Uyilawa Usuanlele -- Pawning and slavery on the Kenya coast : the Miji Kenda case / by Fred Morton -- Pawning, politics and matriliny in Northeastern Tanzania / by James Giblin -- Pawning in coastal Northwest Sierra Leone, 1870-110 / by Allen M. Howard -- Indirect rule and the brief apogee of pawnship in Nimba, Liberia, 118-30 / by Martin Ford -- Pawns, porters, and petty traders : women in the transition to cash-crop agriculture in colonial Ghana / by Beverly Grier -- Iwofa : an historical survey of the Yoruba institution of indenture / by E. Adeniyi Oroge -- Pawns and politics : the pawnship debate in Western Nigeria / by Judith Byfield -- Pawnship in colonial Southwestern Nigeria / by Toyin Falola -- The resurgence of pawning in French West Africa during the depression of the 130s / by Martin Klein and Richard Roberts -- "What is and what is not the law" : imprisonment for debt and the institution of pawnship in the Gold Coast / by Kwabena Akurang-Parry
Control code
FIEB16684709
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 480 pages
Isbn
9781592210404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)50844185

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