More on Jamaican Slavery, Re: Mortgage Deed

karl h schwerin (schwerin@UNM.EDU)
Mon, 11 Dec 1995 14:22:02 -0700

Patterson, Orlando. 1969. The sociology of slavery: An analysis of the
origins, development and structure of Negro slave society in Jamaica.
Fairleigh Dickinson Univ. Press

Patterson, Orlando. 1982. "Recent Studies on Caribbean Slavery and the
Atlantic Slave Trade," Latin American Research Review 17(3):251-275

Pitman, F. 1926. Slavery on the British West India Plantations. Jl. of
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Rickell, R. 1925. The West Indies as they are; or a real picture of
slavery, but more particularly as it exists in the Island of Jamaica.
(don't know the original date, but it was reprinted 1970)

Rudyanszky, Leslie Imre. 1973. The Caribbean slave trade: Jamaica and
Barbados, 1680-1770. unpub. Ph.D. dissertation, Univ. of Notre Dame

Smith, John D. (ed.). 1982. Black slavery in the Americas: An
interdisciplinary bibliography, 1865-1980. 2 vols. Westport, CT:

Stephen, James. 1824-30. The slavery of the British West India
colonies, delineated, as it exists both in law and practice, and compared
with the slavery of other countries ancient and modern. 2 vols.
1971. reprint. Millwood, NY: Kraus Reprint Co.
new impression. Portland, OR: Frank Cass

Wilberforce, William; et al. 1823. Slavery in the West Indies. London:
reprint. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press

Williams, Eric. 1944. "The Origin of Negro Slavery," pp. 7-29 in
Capitalism and Slavery. Chapel Hill, NC: Univ. of North Carolina
1971. pp. 47-74 in Peoples and Cultures of the
Caribbean, ed. by Michael M. Horowitz. Garden City, NY: Natural History
Press (argues that Negro slavery arose through economic necessity when
the costs of importing indentured *white* labor into the West Indies
became too high)

Karl Schwerin SnailMail: Dept. of Anthropology
Univ. of New Mexico Albuquerque, NM 87131

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