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Discusses the evolution of the urban popular classes in Cuba during the last five decades of Spanish rule. Casanovas (Latin American and Caribbean history, U. of Rovira i Virgili) explores how working-class Cubans sought to change their lives in the context of the transition from slave to free labor and of the fluctuations of Spanish colonial rule. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews@booknews.com)

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The first thoroughly documented history of organized labor in nineteenth-century Cuba, this work focuses on how urban laborers joined together in collective action during the transition from slave to free labor and in the last decades of Spanish colonial rule in Cuba.

About the Author

Joan Casanovas, born in Barcelona, Spain, is assitant professor of Latin American and Carribean history at the Universitat Rovira i Virgili in Tarragona, Spain. He has published articles on slavery and the Cuban labor movement in the International Review of Social History and in Cuban Studies 25.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780822956754
Author:
Casanovas, Joan
Publisher:
University of Pittsburgh Press
Location:
Pittsburgh :
Subject:
Spain
Subject:
History
Subject:
Labor & Industrial Relations
Subject:
Slavery
Subject:
Latin america
Subject:
Social classes
Subject:
Labor movement
Subject:
Working class
Subject:
Anarchism
Subject:
Anarchism -- Cuba -- History -- 19th century.
Subject:
Labor & Industrial Relations - General
Subject:
Latin America - General
Subject:
HIS041010
Subject:
Spain Colonies America Administration.
Subject:
Social classes - Cuba - History -
Subject:
Politics-Labor
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Pitt Latin American Series
Publication Date:
19981031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.1 in

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The first thoroughly documented history of organized labor in nineteenth-century Cuba, this work focuses on how urban laborers joined together in collective action during the transition from slave to free labor and in the last decades of Spanish colonial rule in Cuba.
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