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Gender and Slavery

Kirsten E. Wood.

in The Oxford Handbook of Slavery in the Americas

July 2010; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality; Slavery and Abolition of Slavery. 9888 words.

In the last three decades, gender has become an indispensable category of analysis in the study of slavery in the Americas, illuminating both the day-to-day lives of enslaved and enslaving...

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Sally McKee.

in The Oxford Handbook of Women and Gender in Medieval Europe

August 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Slavery and Abolition of Slavery; Gender and Sexuality; Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 7205 words.

The potential for sexual service played a key role in the changing demand for slaves in medieval Europe. From the early Middle Ages on, the demand for male slaves declined while the market...

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