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Reparations for slavery and the slave trade a transnational and comparative history by Ana Lucia Araujo

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Reparations,
  • African Americans,
  • Slavery,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAna Lucia Araujo
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE185.89.R45 A73 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 276 pages
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26939221M
ISBN 101350010596, 135001060X
ISBN 109781350010598, 9781350010604
LC Control Number2017004466
OCLC/WorldCa961003721

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  "Ana Lucia Araujo's book on slavery reparations movements reaches across time and space. She considers enslavement, emancipation, and the continued refusal of every single slave-owning society in the Atlantic world-the USA, Britain, France, Brazil, Portugal, and Spain, especially-to address the centuries of theft that made them wealthy and built the modern global political economy/5(12). In the last fifteen years, she authored and edited over ten books on these themes. Her new book Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade was published by Bloomsbury in She was recently nominated as member of the International Scientific Committee of the UNESCO’s Slave Route Project. She is currently writing a new book provisionally titled Atlantic Slavery and Memory: Problems and . Ana Lucia Araujo. Bloomsbury Publishing, Nov 2, History- pages. 1Review. Slavery and the Atlantic slave trade are among the most heinous crimes against humanity committed in 3/5(2). Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History by Ana Lucia Araujo | | Paperback | Barnes & Noble®. Slavery and the Atlantic slave trade are among the most heinous crimes against humanity committed in the modern era. Yet, to this day no former : $

Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History illuminates the deep historical roots of the ongoing demands for governments and institutions to provide symbolic and material restitution to the victims of slavery and their descendants throughout the Americas, the Caribbean, and Africa. This book traces these. Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade A Transnational and Comparative History (Book): Araujo, Ana Lucia: "Slavery and the Atlantic slave trade are among the most heinous crimes against humanity committed in the modern era. Yet, to this day no former slave society in the Americas has paid reparations to former slaves or their descendants.   Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History was recently published by Bloomsbury Publishing. *** The author of Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History is Ana Lucia Araujo, a full professor in the Department of History at Howard University. Professor Araujo is a cultural and social historian .   Based on slave-ship manifests, I investigate how reparations for the slave trade may be distributed. I propose that European slave-trade reparations could be used in Africa and the New World to indemnify the descendants of the formerly enslaved. Total and per-recipient amounts provide a wide range for possible negotiations.

  It's hard to believe but it was only in that, according to the Treasury, British taxpayers finished 'paying off' the debt which the British government incurred in order to compensate British slave owners in because of the abolition of slavery. Abolition meant their profiteering from human misery would (gradually) come to an end. Not a penny was paid to those who were enslaved . Slavery and The Raging Debate on Reparations and Belinda's Petition: A Concise History of Reparations For The Transatlantic Slave Trade, told Newsweek. "We've got to look at the difference between. Slavery Reparations in Perspective discusses the claims for reparations for the Atlantic slave trade by Black-Americans and some Africans. It identifies the true victims and all the perpetrators.   Ana Araujo’s Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade provides a narrative history of the repeated claims for reparations, even as they were rejected. It tells the story of the origins of slavery in the Americas from the s to the end of slavery in the s, detailing the claims that were constantly made by the enslaved, the newly freed, and later the descendants of the : Alfred L. Brophy.