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Harriet Tubman Institute and Resource Centre on the African Diaspora
Title: Harriet Tubman Institute and Resource Centre on the African Diaspora
URL: http://www.yorku.ca/nhp/
Creator: York University <North York, Ontario>
Abstract: The link leads you to two dieffrent homepages: the Harriet Tubman Institute and the Resource Centre on the African Diaspora. You can find information on projects, research and publications. There are many full text documents, too (see http://www.yorku.ca/nhp/seminars/seminar.htm). [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: Full text documents - examples:

Publications
* Publications of Graduate Students and Former Graduate Students
---"`A Smattering of Education' and Petitions as Sources: A Study of African Slave Holders' Response to Abolition in the Gold Coast,"
---"Culture, Kinship and Power: The Evolution of Royal Slavery in Nineteenth-Century Kano,"

* Conference and Seminar Papers
---" 'Death is Preferable to Ignominy': Politically Motivated Suicide, Social Honour and Chieftaincy Politics in Early Colonial Ibadan"
---Yoruba Credit and Debt Mechanisms Adjusted, c.1850-1900
---"Autobiography and Memory: Gustavus Vassa, alias Olaudah Equiano, the African"
---"Public monuments and private memories: the slave route in Ouidah"
---"Ransoming in 19th Century West Africa"
---"Benguela: An Atlantic Port of the Slave Trade"
---"A Study of the Influence of slaves in tax gathering in Kano Emirate"
---“The Day of Jubilee is Come”: Isaac Anderson and Rebellion in Sierra Leone
---“Experiences of Enslavement in West-Central Africa”
---“Ribats and the Development of Plantations in the Sokoto Caliphate: A Case Study of Fanisau”
---“Norms of Enslavement in the Western Soudan 1890-1910”
---“Usurping Freedom: Processes of Enslavement in Benguela and its Hinterland, 1780-1850”
---“Ethnic Identity and Nineteenth-Century Yoruba Warfare”
---"From Slavery to Free Labour in West Africa, c.1800- c.1950: Reflections from Asante (Ghana)"
Keywords: Africa South of the Sahara; diaspora; colonial history; slave trade; slavery
Countries: Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: Politics » Human Rights & Law;
History & Geography » Generalities
Resource type: Research facilities;
Other Collections of Fulltexts and Sources
Language: English
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