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Published: 19 April 2015

288 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198733034

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Humanitarian Imperialism

The Politics of Anti-Slavery Activism, 1880-1940

Amalia Ribi Forclaz

Oxford Historical Monographs

  • Offers a unique overview of early twentieth-century anti-slavery activism, highlighting its unlikely connections with both liberal and Fascist imperial politics
  • Employs multilingual sources from different countries, some of which has never been used before
  • Provides a history of humanitarian organizations in Europe which can be seen as predecessors of today's NGOs