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Published: 01 September 2019

256 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474452168

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The Politics of Slavery

First Edition

Laura Brace

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Critically interrogates of the history and politics of slavery, from classical Greek philosophy to today
  • Analyses the dominant liberal discourse on slavery, from Aristotle to Nietzsche
  • Examines the connections between 'old' and 'new' slavery
  • Explores the role of concepts of power, violence, domination and subordination, issues of economic exploitation and the organization of labour and the influence of race and gender

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