Early Caribbean Society
Established 2002
Dissertations, 2008

Contentious liberties: Gendered power and religious freedom in the nineteenth-century American mission to Jamaica
by Kenny, Gale L., Ph.D., Rice University, 2008 ,
406 pages; AAT 3309898

Inhabiting Isla Nena, 1514--2003: Island narrations, imperial dramas and Vieques, Puerto Rico
by Cruz Soto, Marie, Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2008,
324 pages; AAT 3304955

Island purgatory: Irish Catholics and the reconfiguring of the English Caribbean, 1650--1700
by Shaw, Jenny, Ph.D., New York University, 2008 ,
319 pages; AAT 3342370

The Late Mesoamerican village
by Hanson, Craig A., Ph.D., Tulane University, 2008 ,
1706 pages; AAT 3310069

Mastery and social control in Tudor-Stuart England and the English West Indies
by Newman, Brooke Nicole, Ph.D., University of California, Davis, 2008 ,
317 pages; AAT 3336318

Matelots, metis, and maroons meet mass comparison and the matrix: Possible influences from the indigenous languages of the Caribbean on the grammars of Caribbean Creoles
by Viada Bellido de Luna, Marta L., Ph.D., University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras (Puerto Rico), 2008 ,
296 pages; AAT 3314531

Raising cane: Sugar, people and the environment in nineteenth-century Antigua, West Indies
by Gonzalez-Scollard, Edith, Ph.D., City University of New York, 2008 ,
115 pages; AAT 3330498

Revolution and reaction: Santo Domingo during the Haitian Revolution and beyond, 1791--1844
by Jones, Christina Violeta, Ph.D., Howard University, 2008 ,
261 pages; AAT 3307982

Portals of nature: Networks of natural history in eighteenth-century British plantation societies
by Murphy, Kathleen S., Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University, 2008 ,
359 pages; AAT 3288506

Slavery and religion in the Atlantic world: A comparative study of Christianity's impact on identity formation among slaves in colonial Spanish and British America, 1530--1800
by Turigliatto-Fahrney, Terri A., Ph.D., Saint Louis University, 2008 ,
250 pages; AAT 3324230

The history and preservation of the synagogues of the Atlantic World, 1636--1822
by Stiefel, Barry Louis, Ph.D., Tulane University, 2008 ,
546 pages; AAT 3312901

Freedom v. slavery: Lawsuits, petitions and the legitimacy of slavery in the British colonies and the United States
by Parks, John B., Ph.D., Howard University, 2008 ,
407 pages; AAT 3335317

Rich and poor, white and black, free and slave: The social history of Cuba's tobacco farmers, 1763--1817
by Cosner, Charlotte A., Ph.D., Florida International University, 2008 ,
328 pages; AAT 3319001

Pirates, merchants, settlers, and slaves: Making an Indo-Atlantic trade world, 1640--1730
by McDonald, Kevin P., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz, 2008 ,
218 pages; AAT 3317396

Power, race, class and gender in colonial Santo Domingo: An analysis of Spanish Dominican marital patterns in the archbishopric of Santo Domingo, 1701--1801
by Rivas, Christine D., Ph.D., Carleton University (Canada), 2008 ,
344 pages; AAT NR43907