Connecting Seas and Connected Ocean Rims

Indian, Atlantic, and Pacific Oceans and China Seas Migrations from the 1830s to the 1930s

Edited by Donna R. Gabaccia, University of Minnesota and Dirk Hoerder, Universität Bremen

Status: 
€140,00
$182.00
ISBN13: 
9789004193161
E-ISBN: 
9789004203341
Publication Date: 
April 2011
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 552 pp., with 22 maps, 17 tables and 19 figures
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1874-6705
Volume: 
8

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
24/8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307384
Expected: 
November 2015
€110,00
$142.00

Alexander Keese, University of Geneva

Ethnicity and the Colonial State compares the choices of community leaders in three different West African groups (Wolof, Temne, and Ewe), with regard to “selling” their identifications to the colonial rulers. The book thereby addresses ethnicity as a factor in global history.
Series: 
Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307346
Expected: 
November 2015
€135,00
$175.00

Aiqun Hu, Arkansas State University

In China’s Social Insurance in the Twentieth Century, Aiqun Hu develops a framework of “interactive diffusion of global models” in examining the history of China’s social insurance since the 1910s. The book covers both Nationalist- and Communist-controlled areas (1927-1949...
Series: 
Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307308
Expected: 
November 2015
€99,00
$128.00

Edited by John Donoghue, Loyola University Chicago, and Evelyn P. Jennings, St. Lawrence University

Exploring the relationship between state recruitment of unfree labor, capitalism’s expansion, and imperial development, Building the Atlantic Empires raises new questions about how the history of servitude and slavery transformed the Atlantic world and beyond.
Series: 
Volume: 
20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004285194
Expected: 
October 2015
€99,00
$128.00

Edited by Christian G. De Vito, University of Leicester and Alex Lichtenstein, Indiana University

In Global Convict Labour, nineteen contributors offer a global and comparative history of convict labour across many of the regimes of punishment that have appeared from the Antiquity to the present.
Series: 
Volume: 
19
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004285019
E-ISBN: 
9789004285026
Publication date: 
June 2015
€159,00
$206.00

Edited by Dirk Hoerder, Arizona State University (Emeritus), Elise van Nederveen Meerkerk, Wageningen University, and Silke Neunsinger, Arbetarrörelsens arkiv och bibliotek, Huddinge

Domestic and caregiving work has been at the core of human existence throughout history. A team of international scholars addresses the issues of state, agency, and domestic service in colonizer frames globally in historical perspectives.
Series: 
Volume: 
18/6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004280137
E-ISBN: 
9789004280144
Publication date: 
May 2015
€159,00
$206.00

Christa Wirth, University of Zürich

Memories of Belonging is a three-generation oral-history study of the offspring of southern Italians who migrated to Worcester, Massachusetts, in 1913.
Series: 
Volume: 
17/5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004284562
E-ISBN: 
9789004284579
Publication date: 
February 2015
€129,00
$167.00

Sabrina Marchetti, European University Institute

Black Girls demonstrates the relevance of colonial legacies in the stories of the Afro-Surinamese and the Eritrean women who, in the 1960s and 70s, migrated to the Netherlands and Italy, respectively, and became domestic workers there.
Series: 
Volume: 
16/4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004276925
E-ISBN: 
9789004276932
Publication date: 
June 2014
€99,00
$128.00

Edited by Jan Lucassen, IISG, and Leo Lucassen, Leiden University

Globalizing Migration History presents a new universal method to quantify and qualify cross-cultural migrations, which makes it possible to detect regional trends and explain differences in migration patterns across the globe in the last half millennium.
Series: 
Volume: 
15/3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004271357
E-ISBN: 
9789004271364
Publication date: 
March 2014
€139,00
$180.00

Holger Weiss, Åbo Akademi University

In Framing a Radical African Atlantic Holger Weiss presents the first analysis of the International Trade Union Committee of Negro Workers and the attempts by the Communist International to infiltrate in the Caribbean and Sub-Saharan Africa during the interwar period.
Series: 
Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004261631
E-ISBN: 
9789004261686
Publication date: 
November 2013
€199,00
$258.00

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