The Structure of Slavery in Indian Ocean Africa and Asia

Synopsis

Focusing upon specific indigenous societies and Islam, this collection examines the meaning of slavery and its abolition in and around the Western Indian Ocean area. Comparisons are made between developments in this region and the Atlantic slavery system.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Suzanne Miers
  • Pedro Machado
  • Richard B. Allen
  • Edward A. Alpers
  • Andrew Turton
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 2004