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The Rebel Woman in the British West Indies During Slavery

by Lucille Mathurin Mair

  • 325 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by University of West Indies Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Imperialism,
  • Slavery & emancipation,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Caribbean islands,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • General,
  • Gender Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13160449M
    ISBN 109768017244
    ISBN 109789768017246

      Early one November morning in on St Jan, a small island in the Danish West Indies, two slaves waited outside a small stone house belonging to a family of plantation owners, the : Holly Norton. treated and many continued to resist and rebel against their enslavement. In Parliament passed a further act to abolish slavery in the British West Indies, Canada and the Cape of Good Hope (southern Africa), meaning that it was now illegal to buy or own a person. However, slavery continued in other areas of the British Empire.

    Lucille Mathurin Mair's doctoral dissertation submitted in October became the "most sought-after unpublished work among students and scholars of Caribbean history and culture," say editors Hilary Beckles and Verene Shepherd in the introduction to the book "A Historical Study Of Women In Jamaica ," the seminal work now transformed from thesis to a published book.   A medical and demographic history of slavery in the British West Indies (Cambridge, ), p. Google Scholar | Crossref L.M. Mair, The Rebel Woman in the British West Indies during Slavery (Kingston, ),p by:

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The Rebel Woman in the British West Indies During Slavery by Lucille Mathurin Mair Download PDF EPUB FB2

"The Rebel Woman describes a period in Jamaica's history where women played an important part in different forms of protest against slavery. Mair's book details both the negative and positive methods of protest used by the enslaved people of the West Indies.

An excellent reference for students researching topics relating to slavery, freedom and gender. "The Rebel Woman describes a period in Jamaica's history where women played an important part in different forms of protest against slavery.

Mair's book details both the negative and positive methods of protest used by the enslaved people of the West Indies. The Rebel Woman in the British West Indies during Slavery [Mair, Lucille Mathurin] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Rebel Woman in Cited by: 7.

The rebel woman in the British West Indies during slavery / by Lucille Mathurin Mair ; illustrations by Dennis Ranston. Format Book Published Kingston, Jamaica: Institute of Jamaica Publications Ltd., Description 40 p.: ill.

; 19 x 22 cm. Other contributors Ranston, Dennis. Notes. Rebel woman in the British West Indies during slavery. Kingston: Published by Institute of Jamaica for the African-Caribbean Institute of Jamaica, (OCoLC) Material Type: Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lucille Mathurin Mair; Dennis Ranston; African-Caribbean Institute of Jamaica.

Women in Slave Resistance 9 September According to Lucille Mathurin Mair in her article entitled “The Rebel Woman in the British West Indies During Slavery”, coming from West African, enslaved women in the Caribbean developed a gret level of self-respect and confidence. The University of the West Indies Press 7a Gibraltar Hall Road Mona, Kingston 7 Jamaica, West Indies Tel: () / Fax: () Web: hor: Lucille Mathurin Mair.

The great Dr Lucille Mathurin Mair's seminal work The Rebel Woman in the British West Indies During Slavery framed my consciousness as a young, undergraduate student on the Mona campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI).

The Rebel Woman describes a period in Jamaica's history where women played an important part in different forms of protest against slavery. Mair's book details both the negative and positive methods of protest used by the enslaved people of the West Indies. Get this from a library. The rebel woman: in the British West Indies during slavery.

[Lucille Mathurin Mair; Dennis Ranston]. HISTORY - The Rebel Woman* In the British West Indies During Slavery UWI Press, Caribbean Freedom Economy and Society, The Development Of West Indies Cricket Volume 1: The Age Of Nationalism UWI Press, The Earliest Inhabitants The Dynamics of the Jamaica Taino UWI Press, The Empowering Impulse The Nationalist Tradition of Babados UWI Press, The Shaping Of The West Indian Church.

According to Lucille Mathurin Mair in her article entitled “The Rebel Woman in the British West Indies During Slavery”, coming from West African, enslaved women in the Caribbean developed a gret level of self-respect and confidence.

This was due to the fact that many of them held great amount of power and authority in Africa. Slavery and the plantation system rapidly developed in the British West Indies from about the middle of the seventeenth century.

The purposes of this paper are first to discuss in some detail the essential socio-economic problem which beset the plantation societies there; secondly to outline the major political, social, and economic. The rebel woman in the British West Indies during slavery.

Kingston: Published by Institute of Jamaica for the African-Caribbean Institute of Jamaica. MLA Citation. Mathurin, Lucille. and Ranston, Dennis. and African-Caribbean Institute of Jamaica. West Indies - West Indies - Colonialism: England was the most successful of the northwestern European predators on the Spanish possessions.

In the English occupied part of Saint Christopher (Saint Kitts), and in they occupied Barbados. Bywhen Jamaica was captured from a small Spanish garrison, English colonies had been established in Nevis, Antigua, and Montserrat. Rebel Woman in the British West Indies During Slavery / Lucille Mathurin Mair; Persistent Rebels: Women and Anti-Slavery Activity / Hilary McD.

Beckles; Women, Work and Resistance in the French Caribbean During Slavery, / Bernard Moitt; Chapter 29 of the book "Caribbean Slavery in the Atlantic World: A Student Reader" is presented. It focuses on the plights of women field workers in Jamaica during the period of slavery.

Despite their virtual non-existence in documents, there was an extensive involvement of slave women in the country's agricultural industry, particularly in. Hilary Beckles, 'The Years' War: slave resistance in the British West Indies, an overview of the historiography', Jamaican Historical Review, 13 (), 1– Back to (2) David Eltis, The Rise of African Slavery in the Americas (Cambridge, ), While many historians argue that the sex ratio in the slave trade resulted from the.

Mallipeddi, Ramesh. Spectacular Suffering: Witnessing Slavery in the Eighteenth-century British Atlantic. Charlelottesville: UVA, Print. Mathurin, Lucille, and Dennis Ranston. The Rebel Woman in the British West Indies during Slavery. Kingston: Published by Institute of Jamaica for the African-Caribbean Institute of Jamaica, Print.

History. In the Caribbean, England colonised the islands of St. Kitts and Barbados in and respectively, and later, Jamaica in These and other Caribbean colonies later became the center of wealth and the focus of the slave trade for the growing British Empire.

French trade. As ofthe French were importing approximat Africans for enslavement to the French West. Beckles, Hilary // Caribbean Slavery in the Atlantic World;, p Chapter 73 of the book "Caribbean Slavery in the Atlantic World: A Student Reader" is presented. It discusses the anti-slavery revolutions in the British West Indies, particularly on the role of women, during the eighteenth and nineteenth century.Filed under: Slavery -- West Indies, British Thoughts on the Necessity of Improving the Condition of the Slaves in the British Colonies, With a View to Their Ultimate Emancipation; and on the Practicality, the Safety, and the Advantages of the Latter Measure (), by Thomas Clarkson (Gutenberg text).England finally outlawed slavery in the British West Indies in The government paid a hundred million dollars to compensate them for their lost "property.".