Translocality

The Study of Globalising Processes from a Southern Perspective

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

Status: 
€139,00
$181.00
ISBN13: 
9789004181168
E-ISBN: 
9789004186057
Publication Date: 
January 2010
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xx, 452 pp. (incl. 10 maps)
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1874-6705
Volume: 
4

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

Edited by Ulbe Bosma, International Institute of Social History, Gijs Kessler, International Institute of Social History, and Leo Lucassen, Leiden University

Migration and Membership Regimes brings together ten essays on the history of settlement and migration in an analytical framework which reconceptualises the migrant-state relationship and explores the variety of membership regimes on five continents and over two millennia.
Series: 
Volume: 
13/2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004241831
E-ISBN: 
9789004251151
Publication date: 
July 2013
€111,00
$141.00

Edited by Dirk Hoerder, Arizona State University and Amarjit Kaur, University of New England

Proletarian and Gendered Mass Migrations connects the 19th- proletarian and the 20th-and 21st-century domestics and caregiver labor migrations and migration systems in global transcultural perspective. It integrates male and female migrations and employs a systems approach with human agency...
Series: 
Volume: 
12/1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004251366
E-ISBN: 
9789004251380
Publication date: 
May 2013
€152,00
$193.00

Edited by Alessandro Stanziani, EHESS and CNRS

This book shows that in Asia and Europe, 17th- early 20th century, the history of “free” labour is linked to that of coerced labour. Circulation of models, peoples, goods and institutions, and long-term growth contributed to increase coercion.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231122
E-ISBN: 
9789004236455
Publication date: 
September 2012
€114,00
$149.00

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