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By Wendy Matsumura
Series: Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society
Published: 23 February 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7604-0
... Sugar industry World War I Brown sugar production Iha Fuyū Ōta Chōfu ...
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By Louis A. Pérez, Jr.
Published: 17 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2758-4
... sugar production slavery colonialism race war ...
Published: 17 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027584-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2758-4
... The chapter examines the transformations wrought by the expansion of sugar production in the first half of the nineteenth century. Few indeed were the professions and vocations not implicated in and dependent on the new wealth created by sugar. Most of all, sugar summoned into existence...
Series: Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society
Published: 23 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376040-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7604-0
... sugar capital. Sugar industry World War I Brown sugar production Iha Fuyū Ōta Chōfu ...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374305-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7430-5
... Cuba continued within Spain’s empire while expanding sugar production and imports of enslaved Africans long into the nineteenth slavery. It has long been presumed that Cubans remained Spanish to gain protection for the slave trade and slavery. This chapter complicates that argument by exploring...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374305-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7430-5
... Saint Domingue was the most profitable plantation society in Americas in 1790, leading production of sugar and coffee with a population 90 percent enslaved. Amid the conflicts and ideals of the French revolution, slaves took arms to claim freedom, end French rule, all but end sugar production...
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7430-5
... a continental empire within global capitalism. capitalism slavery politics expansion Civil War Saint Domingue was the most profitable plantation society in Americas in 1790, leading production of sugar and coffee with a population 90 percent enslaved. Amid the conflicts and ideals of the French...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374305-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7430-5
...; entrepreneurs responded by expanding sugar, coffee, cotton, and slavery in Cuba, Brazil, and the United States. Bajío insurgents took the land, focused on families, and undermined the silver production that had fueled Asian trades and filled European treasuries. Industrial capitalism rose in that crucible...
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7430-5
..., and focused on families; entrepreneurs responded by expanding sugar, coffee, cotton, and slavery in Cuba, Brazil, and the United States. Bajío insurgents took the land, focused on families, and undermined the silver production that had fueled Asian trades and filled European treasuries. Industrial capitalism...
Published: 12 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059097-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5909-7
... and filling it with rum, tamarind, molasses, and lime. The chapter argues that the presence of Tom, an enslaved man whom Washington exchanged for the aforementioned West Indian products, can be found in the condensation on the glass—a visibilization of his labor. Looking to tamarind, however, a tree crop...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... production values with a rhythm and blues groove, Kevorkian completed his own flurry of releases. The new wave of releases carried dance music into terrain that was grittier and tougher than anything occupied by late disco. Sugar Hill held onto its vanguard position in rap when it released “The Adventures...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... into the resurgent groove. Released on West End in early 1981, “Heartbeat” became a standout release. Tee Scott came as close as anyone to keeping pace with Levan. Continuing to mesh innovative production values with a rhythm and blues groove, Kevorkian completed his own flurry of releases. The new wave of releases...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... etched a romantic vision of peoples and landscapes. This provided material for a new, positive view of national identity, and d’Orbigny was a formative influence in the nineteenth century and beyond. For example, the prolific production of the Bolivian artist and autodidact Melchor María Mercado included...