History 444 (99A) Slave Societies in the Americas




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Course Times

(All day)

Course Description

A comparative analysis of the institution of chattel slavery, its growth, its effects on slaves and masters, its relation to the larger society, and the causes of its decline, in the various cultures of the Americas. 

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