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William A. Green


History Department
Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., Harvard University

Fields: British Empire; Modern Europe; Historiography

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Research Interests

  • British Empire, Modern Europe, Historiography

Select Publications

  • British Slave Emancipation: The Sugar Colonies and the Great Experiment, 1830-1865(Oxford, 1976)
  • History, Historians, and the Dynamics of Change (Westport, CT, 1993) 
  • Contributor to numerous books on slavery, indentured labor, and plantation society 

Select Articles 

  • The Economic History Review
  • Victorian Studies, Caribbean Studies
  • The Journal of African History
  • The Journal of British Studies
  • Albion 
  • The Journal of Interdisciplinary History, and Comparative Studies in Society and History