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Sugar Island Slavery in the Age of Enlightenment:
The Political Economy of the Caribbean World
Arthur L. Stinchcombe

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

List of Maps
List of Tables
Preface
1Introduction3
2Island Geography: How Tiny Islands Can Be Economic, Social, and Political Systems29
3Free Labor and Finance Capital on the Seas57
4The Economic Demography of Plantation Islands89
5Planter Power, Freedom, and Oppression of Slaves in the 18th Century Caribbean125
6Race as a Social Boundary: Free Colored versus Slaves and Blacks159
7The Politics of Empires, European Democratization, Emancipation, and Freedom175
8French Revolutions and the Transformation of the French Empire201
9The French Revolution in Haiti and Haitian Isolation in the 19th Century World System231
10Establishing Monopolies in Free Labor Markets: Semi-Servile Labor in the British Islands257
11Spanish Colonies: Caudillismo, a Split Cuba, and U.S. Intervention286
12Conclusion: The Sociology of Freedom319
Bibliography333
Index349

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