Anarchism and Syndicalism in the Colonial and Postcolonial World, 1870-1940

The Praxis of National Liberation, Internationalism, and Social Revolution

Edited by Steven Hirsch, Washington University-St. Louis and Lucien van der Walt, Rhodes University

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€48,00
$58.00
ISBN13: 
9789004250550
E-ISBN: 
9789004188488
Publication Date: 
November 2013
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Paperback
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lxxviii, 431 pp. (10 illustrations)
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1874-6705
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6

Edited by Steven Hirsch, University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg and Lucien van der Walt, University of the Witwatersrand

Before communism, anarchism and syndicalism were central to labour and the Left in the colonial and postcolonial world.Using studies from Africa,Asia, Eastern Europe, and Latin America, this groundbreaking volume examines the revolutionary libertarian Left's class politics and anti-colonialism in...
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6
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004188495
E-ISBN: 
9789004188488
Publication date: 
November 2010
€124,00
$153.00

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
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004335431
Expected: 
November 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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26
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324817
Expected: 
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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25
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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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24/8
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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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23/7
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307360
E-ISBN: 
9789004307377
Publication date: 
February 2016
€169,00
$219.00

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.
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Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307346
E-ISBN: 
9789004307353
Publication date: 
December 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) and Taiwan (1949...
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21
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307308
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9789004307315
Publication date: 
October 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.
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Volume: 
20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004285194
E-ISBN: 
9789004285200
Publication date: 
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.
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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.
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18/6
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004280137
E-ISBN: 
9789004280144
Publication date: 
May 2015
€159,00
$206.00

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