Translocality

The Study of Globalising Processes from a Southern Perspective

Edited by Ulrike Freitag, Freie Universität Berlin and Achim von Oppen, Universität Bayreuth

Status: 
€147,00
$181.00
ISBN13: 
9789004181168
E-ISBN: 
9789004186057
Publication Date: 
January 2010
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xx, 452 pp. (incl. 10 maps)
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ISSN: 
1874-6705
Volume: 
4

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: 
May 2017
€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.
Series: 
Volume: 
28
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004336544
Expected: 
May 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.
Series: 
Volume: 
27/09
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004335431
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...
Series: 
Volume: 
26
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324817
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.
Series: 
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.
Series: 
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.
Series: 
Volume: 
23/7
Format: 
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.
Series: 
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...
Series: 
Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307308
E-ISBN: 
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.
Series: 
Volume: 
20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004285194
E-ISBN: 
9789004285200
Publication date: 
October 2015
€99,00
$128.00

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