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Speaking with Their Own Voices free pdf This book presents an analysis of the slavery and manumission practiced in the Persian Gulf region in the first half of the 20th century. It is unique as it exposes the life stories of several hundred slaves, speaking with their own voices. A striking aspect of the majority of studies on slavery is that they provide the reader with excellent statistics and describe the mechanism of enslavement, the routes of slave trading, and the economic and social conditions of enslaved people, but slaves ...

About Jerzy Zdanowski

Jerzy Zdanowski is a Researcher and Professor at the Institute for Mediterranean and Oriental Cultures, Polish Academy of Sciences, in Warsaw. As a historian and Arabist, he has been involved in Middle Eastern studies since 1978. He has been a visiting scholar in various institutions, including Kuwait University, the University of Jordan, Cairo University, Sheikh Zayed University at Abu Dhabi, Princeton University (as a Senior Fulbright Scholar), the SOAS, and Maison Mediterraneenne des Sciences de l'Homme in Aix-en-Provence, and has lectured at Princeton, Columbia, Hebrew University, Haifa, Berlin, Trinity College at Dublin University, and The Great Mosque of Sultan Qaboos in Muscat. He has published both books and articles on the modern Middle East, and especially the Arabian Peninsula. His most recent publications include Slavery and Manumission: British Policy in the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf in the First Half of the 20th Century- The Manumission Movement in the Gulf in the First Half of the Twentieth Century- Middle Eastern Studies, Vol. 47, no. 6- and The Saudi Shi'a and Political Reform in Saudi Arabia in Political Change in the Arab Gulf States: Stuck in Transition.

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Author : Jerzy Zdanowski
Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Data Published : 20 August 2014
ISBN : 1443861634
EAN : 9781443861632
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 183 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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