Complexities of Imagining Haiti: A Study of National Constitutions, 1801–1807

  title={Complexities of Imagining Haiti: A Study of National Constitutions, 1801–1807},
  author={Julia Gaffield},
  journal={Journal of Social History},
  pages={103 - 81}
  • J. Gaffield
  • Published 1 October 2007
  • History
  • Journal of Social History
The late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Caribbean was the setting for significant and far-reaching changes in long-established European political, social and economic ideals. One of the major events that resulted from the precarious times and in turn produced further transformations was the Haitian revolution. The established studies of early nineteenth-century Haiti have emphasized the significant division separating a perceived mixed-race ancient libres caste from a black nouveau… 

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Sont reconnus Haïtiennes les Blancs qui font partie de l'armée, ceux qui exercent des fonctions civiles et ceux qui sont admis dans la République a la publication de la présente Constitution

    la religion catholique, apostolique et romaine étant celle de tous les Haïtiens est la religion de l'Etat. Elle sera spécialement protégée ainsi que ses ministres