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The Resource Survivors of Slavery : Modern-Day Slave Narratives

Survivors of Slavery : Modern-Day Slave Narratives

Label
Survivors of Slavery : Modern-Day Slave Narratives
Title
Survivors of Slavery
Title remainder
Modern-Day Slave Narratives
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Slavery is not a crime confined to the far reaches of history. It is an injustice that continues to entrap twenty-seven million people across the globe. Laura Murphy offers close to forty survivor narratives from Cambodia, Ghana, Lebanon, Macedonia, Mexico, Russia, Thailand, Ukraine, and the United States, detailing the horrors of a system that forces people to work without pay and against their will, under the threat of violence, with little or no means of escape. Representing a variety of circumstances in diverse contexts, these survivors are the Frederick Douglasses, Sojourner Truths
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murphy, Laura
Dewey number
306.3/620905
Index
index present
LC call number
HT867
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Slavery
  • LAW / Criminal Law / General
Label
Survivors of Slavery : Modern-Day Slave Narratives
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-291), filmography (page 291) , and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Foreword by Kevin Bales and Minh Dang; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Allure of Work; 2. Slaves in the Family; 3. Case Study: Interviews from a Brothel; 4. Painful Defiance and Contested Freedom; 5. Community Response and Resistance; 6. Case Study: Mining Unity; 7. The Voice and the Silence of Slavery; 8. Becoming an Activist; 9. Case Study: Coalition Against Slavery and Trafficking, Survivor Advisory Caucus; Epilogue: Twenty-First-Century Abolitionists-What You Can Do to End Slavery; Appendix A: Antislavery Organizations; Appendix B: Signs of Enslavement
  • Appendix C: Suggestions for Further Reading and ViewingNotes; Index
Control code
870947916
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306776790
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • b6a68d84-1bdb-4b22-b8d3-b53f5de438b3
  • 22573/ctt188pw5q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)870947916
Label
Survivors of Slavery : Modern-Day Slave Narratives
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-291), filmography (page 291) , and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Foreword by Kevin Bales and Minh Dang; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Allure of Work; 2. Slaves in the Family; 3. Case Study: Interviews from a Brothel; 4. Painful Defiance and Contested Freedom; 5. Community Response and Resistance; 6. Case Study: Mining Unity; 7. The Voice and the Silence of Slavery; 8. Becoming an Activist; 9. Case Study: Coalition Against Slavery and Trafficking, Survivor Advisory Caucus; Epilogue: Twenty-First-Century Abolitionists-What You Can Do to End Slavery; Appendix A: Antislavery Organizations; Appendix B: Signs of Enslavement
  • Appendix C: Suggestions for Further Reading and ViewingNotes; Index
Control code
870947916
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306776790
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • b6a68d84-1bdb-4b22-b8d3-b53f5de438b3
  • 22573/ctt188pw5q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)870947916

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