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Free labor in an unfree world

white artisans in slaveholding Georgia, 1789-1860

by Michele Gillespie

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Georgia
    • Subjects:
    • Artisans -- Georgia -- History.,
    • Slavery -- Georgia -- History.,
    • Working class -- Georgia -- History.,
    • Georgia -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-229) and index.

      StatementMichele Gillespie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2346.U52 G44 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 236 p. ;
      Number of Pages236
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL39484M
      ISBN 100820319686
      LC Control Number99028866

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MICHELE GILLESPIE is a professor of history and dean of the undergraduate college at Wake Forest University. She is also author of Free Labor in an Unfree World: White Artisans in Slaveholding Georgia, – (Georgia) and co-editor of ten books, including North Carolina Women: Their Lives and Times (Georgia).Cited by: 6.

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As skilled, free laborers in a slaveholding society, they did not fit into a defined social class. In the first book-length study of white tradespeople in the pre-Civil War South, Michele Gillespie highlights the complex world and lives of a nearly hidden population marginalized by a growing slave system.3/5.

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Gillespie brings a multifaceted perspective to this topic An immensely readable book.”—Choice "This is a serious, careful piece of social history a very valuable, enlightening, and convincing study."—Journal of American History "Free Labor in an Unfree World is an exciting achievement Gillespie presents a detailed and Author: Michele Gillespie.

The result of superior, extensive research into all aspects of slave societies, not only in Russia and the Southern United States but also around the world, "Unfree Labor: American Slavery and Russian Serfdom" by Peter Kolchin offers its readers a nuanced, sensitive portrayal of the history and nature of unfree labor systems in both the U.S.

and Russia/5. Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Free Labor in an Unfree World: White Artisans in Sla () by Gillespie, Michele.3/5(3). unfree (ʌnˈfriː) adj not free vb (tr) to remove freedom from ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Switch to new thesaurus Adj.

unfree - held in servitude; "he was born of slave parents" unfree - hampered and not free; not able to act at will free - not held in servitude; "after the Civil War he was a free man" 2. unfree - hampered and not. The history of unfree labor in the United States encompasses to all forms of unfree labor which have occurred within the present day borders of the United States through modern times.

"Unfree labor" is a generic or collective term for those work relations, in which people are employed against their will by the threat of destitution, detention, violence (including death), lawful compulsion, or. This is the book. I have used it in American survey courses and students have responded warmly.

I have recommended it to foreign students and they have benefited. And I have recommended it to general readers without disappointing a one. There is good reason that The Free and the Unfree appears in its third edition.

—Michael Batinski. Unfree labour is any work relation, especially in modern or early modern history, in which people are employed against their will with the threat of destitution, detention, violence (including death), compulsion, or other forms of extreme hardship to themselves or members of their families.

Unfree labour includes all forms of slavery, and related institutions (e.g. debt slavery, serfdom. Synonyms for unfree in Free Thesaurus. Antonyms for unfree. 2 antonyms for unfree: free, free.

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The American enslavement of blacks and the Russian subjection of serfs flourished in different ways and varying degrees until they were legally abolished in. Get this from a library. Free labor in an unfree world: white artisans in slaveholding Georgia, [Michele Gillespie].

Unfree definition, enjoying personal rights or liberty, as a person who is not in slavery: a land of free people. See more. Unfree labor took over for indentured servitude and apprenticeship, as slaves could now perform those same tasks for free.

In the African slave trade closes and post-revolution, early abolition begins and now there are more free laborers. This review examines the ambiguous condition of unfree labor in modern, Fordist, or postindustrial systems of exploitation.

Unfree labor is reviewed across two multidisciplinary strands of research. The first pertains to forms of coercion and exploitation of labor in situations of human mobility or bondage—so-called modern-day slavery and human trafficking.

The second attends to the effects. The definition of free labor ideology is the belief that labor should result in independence and wealth distribution.

Free labor ideology is a term used to refer to the differences between the Northern and Southern economies during the nineteenth century. A common misconception is that free labor ideology refers to the economy of the South at.Cambridge. Belknap Press Of Harvard University Press.

1st American Edition. Very Good in Dustjacket. ISBNx. pages. hardcover. FROM THE PUBLISHER - Two massive systems of unfree labor arose, a world apart from each other, in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries.DIVIn Unfree Masters, Matt Stahl examines recording artists' labor in the music industry as a form of creative work.

He argues that the widespread perception of singers and musicians as free individuals doing enjoyable and fulfilling work obscures the realities of their occupation.