BOOK: Paton on Crime, Punishment, and Gender in Jamaica

Diana Paton, No Bond but the Law: Punishment, Race, and Gender in Jamaican State Formation, 1780–1870. Duke University Press, 2004. via Duke U Press: "Investigating the cultural, social, and political histories of punishment during ninety years surrounding the 1838 abolition of slavery in Jamaica, Diana Paton challenges standard historiographies of slavery and discipline. The abolition … Continue reading BOOK: Paton on Crime, Punishment, and Gender in Jamaica