The Ideology of Slavery in Africa Paul E. Lovejoy

ISBN: 9780803916654

Published: September 1st 1981

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307 pages


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The Ideology of Slavery in Africa  by  Paul E. Lovejoy

The Ideology of Slavery in Africa by Paul E. Lovejoy
September 1st 1981 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 307 pages | ISBN: 9780803916654 | 4.37 Mb

In this volume Lovejoy has collected original contributions that discuss the ideology of slavery in several regions of sub-Saharan Africa. Three basic ideologies are considered: one based on Islam, another based on kinship structures, and a third, anMoreIn this volume Lovejoy has collected original contributions that discuss the ideology of slavery in several regions of sub-Saharan Africa.

Three basic ideologies are considered: one based on Islam, another based on kinship structures, and a third, an abolitionist ideology, based largely on Christianity. The authors show how ideology justified slavery, obscuring its role in the system of production, and the part coercion played in its maintenance. It gives cause to re-examine many past assumptions and should stimulate more sophisticated analyses in the future. -- Canadian Journal of Development Studies



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