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Title Damned notions of liberty : slavery, culture, and power in colonial Mexico, 1640-1769 / Frank T. Proctor III.
Imprint Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2010.

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 Main Stacks  HT1053 .P76 2010    AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 282 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Diálogos series.
Diálogos (Albuquerque, N.M.)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-271) and index.
Subject Slavery -- Mexico -- History.
Blacks -- Mexico -- History.
Blacks -- Mexico -- Social conditions.
Blacks -- Race identity -- Mexico.
Mexico -- Race relations -- History.
Mexico -- History -- Spanish colony, 1540-1810.
Contents Introduction : An invitation -- Slave labor : demand, demography, and work experiences -- To marry in the holy mother church : marriage and community formation -- Black and white magic : curanderismo, race, and culture -- I renounce the Virgin Mary : mastery, violence, and power -- The great escape? : slave flight and rebellion -- The liberty he promised me : the complicated relationship between slavery and freedom -- Conclusion.