Ethnicity and the Colonial State

Finding and Representing Group Identifications in a Coastal West African and Global Perspective (1850–1960)

Alexander Keese, University of Geneva

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€135,00
$175.00
ISBN13: 
9789004307346
E-ISBN: 
9789004307353
Publication Date: 
December 2015
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
x, 377 pp.; incl. 7 color maps
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ISSN: 
1874-6705
Volume: 
22

Edited by Eileen Boris, University of California, Santa Barbara, Dorothea Hoehtker, ILO, and Susan Zimmermann, Central European University, Hungary

Women’s ILO examines a century-long history of women and their networks involved in and with the ILO, the gendered meaning of labour standards, and the challenges of achieving gender equity through international labour law, transnational campaigns, and local labour policies.
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Volume: 
32
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004360396
Expected: 
February 2018
€198,00
$228.00

Edited by Magaly Rodríguez García, Lex Heerma van Voss and Elise van Nederveen Meerkerk

Selling Sex in the City offers a worldwide analysis of prostitution since 1600. It analyses more than 20 cities with an important sex industry and compares policies and social trends, coercion and agency, but also prostitutes' working and living conditions.
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Volume: 
31
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004346246
E-ISBN: 
9789004346253
Publication date: 
September 2017
€165,00
$190.00

Yin Cao, Associate Professor in the Department of History, Tsinghua University, China

In From Policemen to Revolutionaries, Yin Cao elaborates the rise and fall of the Sikh community in Shanghai by the turn of the twentieth century.
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Volume: 
30/10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004344082
E-ISBN: 
9789004344075
Publication date: 
November 2017
€110,00
$127.00

Edited by Fabrice Bensimon, Paris-Sorbonne University – Paris 4, Quentin Deluermoz, University of Paris North – Paris 13, and Jeanne Moisand, Panthéon-Sorbonne University – Paris 1

“Arise Ye Wretched of the Earth” provides a fresh account of the International Working Men’s Association. Founded in London in 1864, the First International gathered trade unions, associations, co-operatives, and individual workers across Europe and the Americas.
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Volume: 
29
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004335455
Expected: 
March 2018
€140,00
$168.00

Edited by Mary Hilson, Aarhus University, Silke Neunsinger, Swedish Labour Movement Archives and Library, and Greg Patmore, The University of Sydney

With contributions from over 30 scholars, A Global History of Consumer Co-operation surveys the origins and development of the consumer co-operative movement throughout the world from the mid-nineteenth century until the present day.
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Volume: 
28
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004336544
E-ISBN: 
9789004336551
Publication date: 
July 2017
€199,00
$229.00

Olga Katsiardi-Hering, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, and Maria A. Stassinopoulou, University of Vienna

The Danube has always been a border and a bridge. Between the 17th and the 19th centuries, commercial networks were formed between the Ottoman Empire and Central and Eastern Europe creating diaspora communities and connecting the Mediterranean, the Black Sea, and the Continental world of commerce.
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Volume: 
27/09
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004335431
E-ISBN: 
9789004335448
Publication date: 
December 2016
€110,00
$144.00

Holger Weiss, Åbo Akademi University

International Communism and Transnational Solidarity offers an analysis of the organization of radical international solidarity by so-called ‘Non-Party Mass Organisations’ and ‘Sympathising Organisations for Special Purposes’ that had been established by or were connected to the Communist...
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Volume: 
26
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324817
E-ISBN: 
9789004324824
Publication date: 
December 2016
€145,00
$174.00

Edited by Marcel van der Linden, International Institution of Social History and Magaly Rodríguez García, University of Leuven

On Coerced Labor focuses on forms of labor which, unlike chattel slavery, have received little scholarly attention. It provides discussions of legal definitions of unfree labor as well as empirical findings on convict and military labor, indentured labor, debt bondage, and sharecropping.
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Volume: 
25
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004316379
E-ISBN: 
9789004316386
Publication date: 
June 2016
€135,00
$175.00

Edited by Steinar A. Sæther, University of Oslo

In Expectations Unfulfilled scholars from Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Mexico, Norway, Spain and Sweden study the experiences of Norwegian migrants in Latin America between the Wars of Independence and World War II.
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Volume: 
24/8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307384
E-ISBN: 
9789004307391
Publication date: 
December 2015
€110,00
$142.00

Edited by Luuk de Ligt, Leiden University, and Laurens E. Tacoma, Leiden University

In Migration and Mobility in the Early Roman Empire seventeen specialists in the fields of Roman social history, Roman demography and Roman economic history offer fresh perspectives on voluntary, state-organised and forced mobility during the first to early third centuries CE.
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Volume: 
23/7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307360
E-ISBN: 
9789004307377
Publication date: 
February 2016
€169,00
$219.00

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