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 ascending Online
The Presence of Black African Women in the Slave System of Cadiz (1650–1750) Morgado García 2013 Slavery and Abolition
‘Let the constitution perish’: Prigg v. Pennsylvania, Joseph Story, and the flawed doctrine of historical necessity Plaag 2004 Slavery and Abolition
Building Slavery in the Atlantic World: Atlantic Connections and the Changing Institution of Slavery in Cabo Verde, Fifteenth–Sixteenth Centuries Green 2011 Slavery and Abolition
Disease, resistance, and lies: the demise of the transatlantic slave trade to Brazil and Cuba Cowling 2015 Slavery and Abolition
Emancipation and labour on Jamaican coffee plantations, 1838–48 Monteith 2000 Slavery and Abolition
A New Look at the African Slave Trade in Puerto Rico Through the Use of Parish Registers: 1660–1815 Stark 2009 Slavery and Abolition
The Old Regime and the Haitian Revolution Garrigus 2013 Slavery and Abolition
Review Essay: Putting New World Slavery in Perspective 2007 Slavery and Abolition
Public and Personal Letters: Julia Griffiths and Frederick Douglass' Paper Meer 2012 Slavery and Abolition
Slave-Trade Nomenclature and African Ethnicities in the Americas: Evidence from Early Eighteenth-Century Costa Rica Lohse 2002 Slavery and Abolition
‘Their Coats were Tied Up like Men’: Women Rebels in Antigua's 1858 Uprising Lightfoot 2010 Slavery and Abolition
The ‘Better Sort’ and the ‘Poorer Sort’: Wealth Inequalities, Family Formation and the Economy of Energy on British Caribbean Sugar Plantations, 1750–1800 Roberts 2014 Slavery and Abolition
Engendering Whiteness White Women and Colonialism in Barbados and North Carolina, 1627-1865 Brereton 2009 Slavery and Abolition
Remembering Slavery on Screen: Paul Robeson in The Song of Freedom (1936) Durkin 2013 Slavery and Abolition
Enslaved women and the law: Paradoxes of subordination in the post-Revolutionary Carolinas Edwards 2005 Slavery and Abolition
Coerced Care: Thomas Thistlewood's Account of Medical Practice on Enslaved Populations in Colonial Jamaica, 1751–1786 Thornton 2011 Slavery and Abolition
Pirates, Sugar, Debtors, and Slaves: Political Economy and the Case for Gradual Abolition in New York Gellman 2001 Slavery and Abolition
Universal Emancipation: The Haitian Revolution and The Radical Enlightenment Dash 2010 Slavery and Abolition
Prigg v. Pennsylvania: Slavery, the Supreme Court, and the Ambivalent Constitution Roth 2014 Slavery and Abolition
‘Free from the tyrannous Spanyard’? Englishmen and Africans in Spain's Atlantic World Guasco 2008 Slavery and Abolition
Novel Bondage: Slavery, Marriage and Freedom in Nineteenth-Century America Newman 2012 Slavery and Abolition
Voices and Silences: The Problem of Slave Testimony in the English West Indian Law Court Zacek 2003 Slavery and Abolition
Children in Slavery through the Ages Diptee 2011 Slavery and Abolition
SLAVERY: ANNUAL BIBLIOGRAPHICAL SUPPLEMENT (2013) Thurston 2014 Slavery and Abolition
The children of slavery – the transatlantic phase Lovejoy 2006 Slavery and Abolition