Politics of reproduction : race, medicine, and fertility in the age of abolition /

"Many British politicians, planters, and doctors attempted to exploit the fertility of Afro-Caribbean women's bodies in order to ensure the economic success of the British Empire during the age of abolition. Abolitionist reformers hoped that a homegrown labor force would end the need for the Atlanti...

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Main Author: Paugh, Katherine,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2017
Edition: First edition.
Series: Past & present book series.
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Clendening 1020B (Kansas City)

Call Number: WP 11 .DC3 P323p 2017
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