Journal articles

This database consists of articles on labour and topics related to this issue and some reviews. Click here for a list of the journals included in this database. We are still working to add a larger variety of journals and reviews from different countries and continents.

Title Author Year Journalsort descending Online
Sugar, Land Markets and the Williams Thesis: Evidence from Jamaica's Property Sales, 1750–1810 Reid 2013 Slavery and Abolition
Deviant and dangerous: Pro-slavery representations of Jamaican slave women's sexuality, c. 1780–1834 Altink 2005 Slavery and Abolition
Contentious Liberties: American Abolitionists in Post-Emancipation Jamaica, 1834–1866 Altink 2011 Slavery and Abolition
A Comparative Exploration of Narrative Ambiguities in Frederick Douglass's Two Versions of The Heroic Slave (1853, 1863?) Bernier 2001 Slavery and Abolition
‘The Heavenization of Earth’: African American Visions and Uses of the Afterlife, 1863–1901 Gin 2010 Slavery and Abolition
Slavery in American Children's Literature, 1790–2010 Newman 2014 Slavery and Abolition
Reviews 2007 Slavery and Abolition
A Muslim American Slave: The Life of Omar Ibn Said Lovejoy 2012 Slavery and Abolition
Slavery and Colonial Representations in Indochina from the Second Half of the Nineteenth to the Early Twentieth Century Delaye 2003 Slavery and Abolition
Slavery on Trial: Race, Class, and Criminal Justice in Antebellum Richmond, Virginia McNair 2011 Slavery and Abolition
Manumission practices in a late eighteenth‐century Brazilian Slave Parish: São José d'El Rey in 1795 Libby 2000 Slavery and Abolition
Everyday Life in the Early English Caribbean: Irish, Africans, and the Construction of Difference Thompson 2015 Slavery and Abolition
Servile Discontents: Slavery and Resistance in Colonial New Hampshire, 1645–1785 Mayo-Bobee 2009 Slavery and Abolition
In the Fields of a ‘Strange Land’: Enslaved Newcomers and the Adjustment to Cotton Cultivation in the Antebellum South Alan Pargas 2013 Slavery and Abolition
Children and slavery in the new world: A review Campbell 2006 Slavery and Abolition
From Africa to Jamaica: The Making of an Atlantic Slave Society, 1775–1807 Petley 2012 Slavery and Abolition
Mediterranean Slavery, New World Transformations: Galley Slaves in the Spanish Caribbean, 1578–1635 Wheat 2010 Slavery and Abolition
The Archaeology of Settler Farms and Early Plantation Life in Seventeenth-Century Barbados Armstrong 2014 Slavery and Abolition
Book Reviews 2008 Slavery and Abolition
Ever Faithful: Race, Loyalty, and the Ends of Empire in Spanish Cuba Helg 2015 Slavery and Abolition
The Reaper's Garden: Death and Power in the World of Atlantic Slavery Petley 2009 Slavery and Abolition
Money over Mastery, Family over Freedom: Slavery in the Antebellum Upper South Campbell 2013 Slavery and Abolition
American Toussaints: Symbol, Subversion, and the Black Atlantic Tradition in the American Civil War Clavin 2007 Slavery and Abolition
A ‘Typical Negro’ or a ‘Work of Art’? The ‘Inner’ via the ‘Outer Man’ in Frederick Douglass's Manuscripts and Daguerreotypes Bernier 2012 Slavery and Abolition
Customs and Costumes: Carlos Julião and the Image of Black Slaves in Late Eighteenth-Century Brazil Hunold Lara 2002 Slavery and Abolition