Slavery & Abolition

Slavery & Abolition is the only journal devoted in its entirety to a discussion of the demographic, socio-economic, historical and psychological aspects of human bondage from the ancient period to the present. It is also concerned with the dismantling of the slave systems and with the legacy of slavery. The journal publishes research articles, comments, reflections and review articles. There are frequent special thematic issues and an important annual bibliographical supplement on slavery which provides the only comprehensive listing of books and articles in the field.

4 issues per year.

Publisher: 
Routledge
ISSN (print): 
0144039x
ISSN (online): 
17439523

Latest articles

Volume 38 (4)

Generation, resistance, and survival: African-American children and the Southampton Rebellion of 1831
vol. 38 (4): 673-696
The concept of piracy in nineteenth-century American abolitionist rhetoric
vol. 38 (4): 697-718
Slavery and the American university: discourses of retrospective justice at Harvard and Brown
vol. 38 (4): 719-744
Spirit possession, ritual self-cutting and debt bondage: an analysis of the testimony of a nineteenth-century West African Priest
vol. 38 (4): 745-760
Maroons, Creoles, and others: ethnography and history at the Maroon/non-Maroon interface
vol. 38 (4): 761-769
Recaptured Africans: surviving slave ships, detention, and dislocation in the final years of the slave trade
vol. 38 (4): 770-771
The land shall be deluged in blood: a new history of the Nat Turner slave revolt
vol. 38 (4): 771-773
Barbaric culture and black critique: black antislavery writers, religion and the slaveholding Atlantic
vol. 38 (4): 773-774
Flores, Votos e Balas: O Movimento Abolicionista Brasileiro (1868–88)
vol. 38 (4): 778-780

Volume 38 (3)

Corrigendum
vol. 38 (3): v-v
Corrigendum
vol. 38 (3): v-v
Introduction: poor white slave ownership
vol. 38 (3): 441-444
Introduction: poor white slave ownership
vol. 38 (3): 441-444
The dairymaid and the prince: race, memory, and the story of Benjamin Banneker’s grandmother
vol. 38 (3): 445-458
The dairymaid and the prince: race, memory, and the story of Benjamin Banneker’s grandmother
vol. 38 (3): 445-458
Slave owning overseers in eighteenth-century Virginia and South Carolina
vol. 38 (3): 459-474
Slave owning overseers in eighteenth-century Virginia and South Carolina
vol. 38 (3): 459-474
‘My master and Miss … warn’t nothing but poor white trash’: poor white slaveholders and their slaves in the antebellum South
vol. 38 (3): 475-488
‘My master and Miss … warn’t nothing but poor white trash’: poor white slaveholders and their slaves in the antebellum South
vol. 38 (3): 475-488
Beyond plantations: Indian and African slavery in the Illinois Country, 1720–1780
vol. 38 (3): 489-509