Het slavenschip : een verhaal over mensen

Marcus Rediker (author)

Het slavenschip : een verhaal over mensen

Genre:
Geschiedenis van de trans-Atlantische slavenhandel vanuit het afwisselende perspectief van kapiteins, bemanningsleden, slaven en abolitionisten.
Title
Het slavenschip : een verhaal over mensen
Author
Marcus Rediker
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
The slave ship : a human history
Distributor
Brussel: Luisterpunt, 2022
1 cd
Playing time
22:24
Original publisher
Spectrum
Note
Nederlandse stem Stem: Vrouw
CDR
a478007
Placing suggestion
904.1 (SISO) Slavernij (ZIZO)

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About Marcus Rediker

Marcus Rediker (born 1951 in Owensboro, Kentucky) is an American professor, historian, writer, and activist for a variety of peace and social justice causes. He graduated with a B.A. from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1976 and attended the University of Pennsylvania for graduate study, earning an M.A. and Ph.D. in history. He taught at Georgetown University from 1982 to 1994, lived in Moscow for a year (1984-5), and is currently Distinguished Professor of Atlantic History of the Department of History at the University of Pittsburgh.

Scholarship

Rediker has written several books on Atlantic social, labor, and maritime history. Informed by the Marxist critique of capitalism, they explore their respective subjects in systemic terms while emphasizing human class-consciousness and agency. In the introduction to Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea, for example, he explains:

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