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Art and Illustration

James Smalls.

in A Historical Guide to World Slavery

January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2917 words.

Generally speaking, slavery and the slave trade have rarely been subject matter for art. Although many artists from different parts of the globe produced an image or two reflecting the...

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Dance

Katrina Hazzard-Donald.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 5387 words.

With its origins in the dances of traditional West African and central West African village communities, and having survived through two and a half centuries of human enslavement in...

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Part IV Stability and Change in International Law, Ch.XIII The Judicial Application of the Doctrine 'Rebus Sic Stantibus'

Hersch Lauterpacht.

in The Function of Law in the International Community

July 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Arbitration; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 16 pages. 7763 words.

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Part II The Transfer of Intangible Property, 14 Transfer of Choses in Action on Trust

Marcus Smith and Nico Leslie.

in The Law of Assignment

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 14 pages. 7590 words.

This chapter discusses the transfer of choses in action on trust. There are two different ways of constituting a trust, whether of a chose in action or of other property. A trust can be...

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Part II The Transfer of Intangible Property, 13 Equitable Assignment of Choses in Action

Marcus Smith and Nico Leslie.

in The Law of Assignment

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 31 pages. 19670 words.

This chapter studies the requirements that are necessary for an effective assignment of choses in action. In order to effect the assignment or a chose in action: the assignor must have...

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Decolonization in Africa: An Interpretation

Fred Cooper.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 5497 words.

The most difficult problem in writing the history of decolonization is the temptation to write it backwards. We know that almost all African colonies eventually became independent...

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