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Series: Constitutional Conflicts
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384038-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8403-8
Series: Constitutional Conflicts
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384038-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8403-8
Series: Constitutional Conflicts
Published: 01 January 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8403-8
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388241-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8824-1
Published: 30 August 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380788-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8078-8
Book Chapter

By Peter M. Beattie
... abolition capital punishment corporal punishment comparative Atlantic history human rights ...
Published: 23 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375890-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7589-0
... This chapter examines the sequencing and depth of reforms intended to abolish flogging, capital punishment, and slavery in relation to different categories of the intractable poor in Brazil and abroad. It delves deeper into the national and international context to highlight how these three...
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375050-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... This chapter examines Antigua’s 1831 slave rebellion, in which enslaved people protested the outlawing of their Sunday market, due to missionary preoccupation with Sabbath reverence and riots in the capital, St. John’s, and a series of fires across several rural estates. This unfolded...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... child, a man infected with malarial fever. The merchandise was carried by mules, which were themselves a commodity produced in present-day northern Argentina and traded throughout the southern Andes. The city of La Paz was an intermediate point between Potosí and the coastal capital. Potosí was the hub...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Serpent), was at the head of tens of thousands of Aymara-speaking community troops from across the altiplano and the highland valleys. Encircling the city of La Paz, he waged a punishing siege that pinned down the meager Spanish forces under the command of Sebastián de Segurola. Katari sent letters...