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L’Anatomie de la noirceur Science et esclavage à l’âge des Lumières

  • Prix Marin 2018 de l'Académie des sciences d'outre-mer (ex-aequo)
  • Publication type: Book
  • Author academic: Curran (Andrew S.)
  • Translator: Graille (Patrick)
  • Abstract: Exploring eighteenth-century travel narratives, natural history, works on anatomy, philosophical texts, and pro- and anti-slavery texts, this book reveals the relationship between scholarly ideas, commercial profit, and the violence inflicted on black Africans in the colonies.
  • Number of pages: 333
  • Parution: 10-25-2017
  • Collection: Enlightenment Europe, n° 53

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  • ISBN: 978-2-406-06403-9
  • ISSN: 2104-6395
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-06405-3
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Online parution: 10-20-2017
  • Language: French
  • Keywords: Africain, colonisation, esclavage, histoire naturelle, littérature du xviiie siècle, philosophie, sciences, voyages
Availability: Temporarily unavailable Out of print
Regular Price: 32.00 €