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United States, Brazil, Spain, and the Struggle for Black Slavery, 1831-1865.

Grant number: 11/19841-0
Support type:Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
Effective date (Start): March 01, 2012
Effective date (End): April 14, 2015
Field of knowledge:Humanities - History - Modern and Contemporary History
Principal researcher:Rafael de Bivar Marquese
Grantee:Tâmis Peixoto Parron
Home Institution: Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Ciências Humanas (FFLCH). Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo , SP, Brazil
Associated scholarship(s):14/05570-2 - United States, Brazil, Spain and the defense of black slavery in the Americas, 1831-1865, BE.EP.DR


This research intends to describe diplomatic relations between the United States, Brazil, and Spain concerning slavery and slave trade from 1831 to 1865. Its focus consists in identifying the making of an international proslavery block, able to assure, together with their respective national policies, the institutional stability necessary to reproduction and expansion of slavery, in a time of ever increasing abolitionism in the interstate modern system.

Academic Publications
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PARRON, Tâmis Peixoto. The Politics of Slavery in the Age of Freedom: United States, Brazil and Cuba, 1787-1846. 2015. Doctoral Thesis - Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Ciências Humanas São Paulo.

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