THP Research Project 2022 | Bibliography

S. C. Akbari, Idols in the East: European Representations of Islam and the Orient, 1100-1450 (Ithaca 2009)
H. Barker, That most Precious Merchandise: The Mediterranean Trade in Black Sea Slaves, 1260-1500 (Philadelphia 2019)
E. Benveniste, Le vocabulaire des institutions indo-eurepéenes (Paris 1969), 2 volumes
R. Brubaker and F. Cooper, ‘Beyond “Identity”’, Theory and Society 29 (2000) 1-47
M. Canevaro and D. Lewis, ‘Poverty, Race, and Ethnicity’, in C. Taylor (ed.), A Cultural History of Poverty in Antiquity (London 2022)
V. Ferrone, Il mondo dell’illuminismo. Storia di una rivoluzione culturale (Torino 2019)
M. I. Finley, Ancient Slavery and Modern Ideology, second edition edited by B. Shaw (Princeton 1998)
G. M. Fredrickson, Racism: A Short History (Princeton 2002)
P. Garnsey, Ideas of Slavery from Aristotle to Augustine (Cambridge 1996)
P. J. Geary, The Myth of Nations: The Medieval Origins of Europe (Princeton 2002)
K. Harper, Slavery in the Late Roman World, AD 275-425 (Cambridge 2011)
B. Isaac, The Invention of Racism in Classical Antiquity (Princeton 2004)
W. C. Jordan and H. Reimitz, ‘Anti-Race? The Danger of Binaries’, in T. Hahn (ed.), A Cultural History of Race in the Middle Ages (London 2021) 171-9
N. Lenski and C. M. Cameron (eds.), What Is a Slave Society? The Practice of Slavery in Global Perspective (Cambridge 2018)
B. Lewis, Race and Slavery in the Middle East: An Historical Enquiry (Oxford 1992)
D. M. Lewis, Greek Slave Systems in their Eastern Mediterranean Context, c. 800-146 BC (Oxford 2018)
N. Luraghi, ‘The Study of Greek Ethnic Identities’, in J. McInerney (ed.), A Companion to Ethnicity in the Ancient Mediterranean (Malden 2014) 213-27
N. Mac Sweeney, ‘Race and Ethnicity’, in D. McCoskey (ed.), A Cultural History of Race in Antiquity (London 2021) 103-18
M. Mamdani, When Victims Become Killers: Colonialism, Nativism, and the Genocide in Rwanda (Princeton 2001)
C. Meillassoux, Anthropologie de l’esclavage: le ventre de fer et d’argent (Paris 1986)
H. Müller, Die Kunst des Sklavenkaufs nach arabischen, persischen und turkischen Ratgebern vom 10, bis zum 18. Jahrhundert (Freiburg 1980)
O. Patterson, Slavery and Social Death: A Comparativre Study (Cambridge, MA 1982)
W. Pohl, ‘Strategies of Identification: A Methodological Profile’, in W. Pohl and G. Heydemann (eds.), Strategies of Identification: Ethnicity and Religion in Early Medievl Europe (Turnhout 2013) 1-64
A. Rio, Slavery after Rome, 500-1100 (Cambridge 2017)
Y. Rotman, Byzantine Slavery in the Mediterranean World (Cambridhe, MA 2009)
K. Vlassopoulos, Historicising Ancient Slavery (Edinburgh 2021)
C. Whitaker, Black Metaphors: How Modern Racism Emerged from Medieval Race-Thinking (Philadelphia 2019)
E. Williams, Capitalism and Slavery (Chapel Hill 1944)
A. Wimmer, ‘The Making and Unmaking of Ethnic Boundaries: A Multilevel Process Theory’, American Journal of Sociology 113 (2008) 970-1022

Research cycle

Slavery, ethnicity and race in the Mediterranean. Ideas and attitudes from Homer to Columbus.