Scholarly Publications

Colonial iron in context: the Trianon slave shackle from Mauritius

April 2017

In 2009, part of a ‘slave shackle’ was recovered from archaeological investigations at Trianon, an indentured labourer site on Mauritius dated from the beginning of the nineteenth century.

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Democracy Against the Odds

May 3, 2012

Abstract:   A number of countries have emerged as stable (though minimalist) democracies despite low levels of modernization, lack of democratic neighboring countries and other factors consistently...