Asian Indentured Labor in the Age of African American Emancipation

@article{Sell2017AsianIL,
  title={Asian Indentured Labor in the Age of African American Emancipation},
  author={Z. Sell},
  journal={International Labor and Working-Class History},
  year={2017},
  volume={91},
  pages={8 - 27}
}
  • Z. Sell
  • Published 2017
  • History
  • International Labor and Working-Class History
Abstract This article examines transnational connections between African American emancipation in the United States and Chinese and Indian indenture within the British Empire. In an era of social upheaval and capitalist crisis, planters and colonial officials envisioned coolies as a source of uninterrupted plantation labor. This vision was often bound to the conditions of African American emancipation. In British Honduras, colonial officials sought to bring emancipated African Americans to the… Expand
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Thinking Labor Rights through the Coolie Question
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