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 (1)

Introduction: Slavery and landscape
vol. 38 (1): 1-5
Introduction: Slavery and landscape
vol. 38 (1): 1-5
Bondage and resistance in the land of lead: antebellum Upper Mississippi River Valley mineral country landscapes
vol. 38 (1): 6-22
Bondage and resistance in the land of lead: antebellum Upper Mississippi River Valley mineral country landscapes
vol. 38 (1): 6-22
In bondage when cold was king: the frigid terrain of slavery in antebellum Maryland
vol. 38 (1): 23-36
In bondage when cold was king: the frigid terrain of slavery in antebellum Maryland
vol. 38 (1): 23-36
Frederick Law Olmsted and the cultural geography of southern slave autonomy
vol. 38 (1): 37-48
Frederick Law Olmsted and the cultural geography of southern slave autonomy
vol. 38 (1): 37-48
Rethinking runaways in the British Atlantic World: Britain, the Caribbean, West Africa and North America
vol. 38 (1): 49-75
Rethinking runaways in the British Atlantic World: Britain, the Caribbean, West Africa and North America
vol. 38 (1): 49-75
Fugitive slaves and Christian evangelism in French West Africa: a protestant mission in late nineteenth-century Senegal
vol. 38 (1): 76-94
Fugitive slaves and Christian evangelism in French West Africa: a protestant mission in late nineteenth-century Senegal
vol. 38 (1): 76-94
Private slave trade in the Dutch Indian Ocean world: a study into the networks and backgrounds of the slavers and the enslaved in South Asia and South Africa
vol. 38 (1): 95-116
Private slave trade in the Dutch Indian Ocean world: a study into the networks and backgrounds of the slavers and the enslaved in South Asia and South Africa
vol. 38 (1): 95-116
Africa or old Rome? Jamaican slave naming revisited
vol. 38 (1): 117-134
Africa or old Rome? Jamaican slave naming revisited
vol. 38 (1): 117-134
Collecting for the cabinet of freedom: the parliamentary history of Thomas Clarkson’s chest
vol. 38 (1): 135-154
Collecting for the cabinet of freedom: the parliamentary history of Thomas Clarkson’s chest
vol. 38 (1): 135-154
‘From freedom’s sun some glimmering rays are shed that cheer the gloomy realms’: Dessalines at Dartmouth, 1804
vol. 38 (1): 155-177
‘From freedom’s sun some glimmering rays are shed that cheer the gloomy realms’: Dessalines at Dartmouth, 1804
vol. 38 (1): 155-177