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Sugar Islands The Sugar Economy of Madeira and the Canaries, 1450–1650

Alberto Vieira

in Tropical Babylons: Sugar and the Making of the Atlantic World, 1450-1680

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807828755
eISBN:
9781469603667
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807895627_schwartz.7
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines the development of sugar industries in Madeira and the Canary Islands from the fifteenth to the seventeenth century. It compares the structure and dynamic of the two industries, ... More


Transit States and the Thickening of Borders

Gregory White

in Climate Change and Migration: Security and Borders in a Warming World

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199794829
eISBN:
9780199919284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794829.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter treats North Africa, known in Arabic as the Maghreb. The chapter focuses on Morocco as a way of illuminating the role of transit states situated “in-between” sending and receiving ... More


Species on the Move

Ilkka Hanski

in Messages from Islands: A Global Biodiversity Tour

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226406305
eISBN:
9780226406589
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226406589.003.0004
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

This chapter discusses the dynamics of species invasion and its impact on biodiversity based on research at San Sebastian de la Gomera on Canary Islands, where the author of this book first arrived ... More


Baedeker and Beyond: Tourism and Colonialism

Kirsty Hooper

in The Edwardians and the Making of a Modern Spanish Obsession

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621327
eISBN:
9781800341654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621327.003.0003
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Explores the emergence of mass tourism to Spain during the late Victorian and Edwardian period, and its intersection with British quasi-colonial infrastructure-building in the country. Considers the ... More


A History of Paleopathology in Spain

Conrado Rodríguez-Martín

in The Global History of Paleopathology: Pioneers and Prospects

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195389807
eISBN:
9780190254308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195389807.003.0058
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter discusses the history of paleopathology in Spain. Several authors have divided the development of paleopathology as a discipline into distinct historical phases. However, these broad ... More


Gold: A Problematic Standard

in New World Gold: Cultural Anxiety and Monetary Disorder in Early Modern Spain

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226856186
eISBN:
9780226856193
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226856193.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter examines the practices and discourses of value generated by the quest for gold. It discusses the organization of ethnographic discourse in relation to the Canary Islands and the ... More


Geography of Subterranean Biodiversity

David C. Culver and Tanja Pipan

in The Biology of Caves and Other Subterranean Habitats

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198820765
eISBN:
9780191860485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198820765.003.0008
Subject:
Biology, Ecology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Globally, for troglobionts, southern Europe, especially the Dinaric karst, and the Canary Islands are regions of high richness. For stygobionts, southern Europe, especially the Dinaric karst, is a ... More


Man’s Favorite Sport

Daniel Kremer

in Sidney J. Furie: Life and Films

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813165967
eISBN:
9780813166742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813165967.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Furie, offered the chance to direct the next Cliff Richard picture, Summer Holiday (1963), chooses instead another British realist film project, The Leather Boys (1963), based on a novel by Gillian ... More


The Rodríguezes of Gundiás

Hugh Thomas

in Eduardo Barreiros and the Recovery of Spain

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300121094
eISBN:
9780300142464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300121094.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter describes the different aspects of the Rodríguezes family of Gundiás. Eduardo Barreiros was born in the autumn of 1919 in the house of his maternal grandfather, Francisco Rodríguez. ... More


The Mediterranean Origins of an Atlantic Trading Network

Heather Dalton

in Merchants and Explorers: Roger Barlow, Sebastian Cabot, and Networks of Atlantic Exchange 1500–1560

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199672059
eISBN:
9780191773747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199672059.003.0003
Subject:
History, Cultural History

The chapter looks at the family and guild-based relationships and merchant networks that brought Barlow to Seville and into the sphere of Sebastian Cabot. The Cabots were involved in Bristol’s trade ... More


Simultaneous Sovereignties

Jeffrey Alan Erbig Jr.

in Where Caciques and Mapmakers Met: Border Making in Eighteenth-Century South America

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781469655048
eISBN:
9781469655062
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469655048.003.0005
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter demonstrates how the mapping of a Luso-Hispanic border in the Río de la Plata transformed territorial practices. Following the boundary commissions, colonial officials sought to populate ... More


Article 45 Transfers on the basis of an adequacy decision

Christopher Kuner

in The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): A Commentary

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198826491
eISBN:
9780191932267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198826491.003.0085
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Recital 6; recital 102; Articles 13(1)(f) and 14(1)(f) (Information to a data subject); Article 15(1)(c) (Right to access information about data recipients in third countries); Article 23(2)(d) ... More


After Salado

Peter Linehan

in At the Edge of Reformation: Iberia before the Black Death

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198834199
eISBN:
9780191872358
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198834199.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

Chapter 6 commences in 1342, with a new front opening against the bishop of Porto in the battle for jurisdiction over that city, and with Alfonso XI facing an ultimatum from the pope. We read of ... More


Globals, Locals, and Mobals

Harm De Blij

in The Power of Place: Geography, Destiny, and Globalization's Rough Landscape

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195367706
eISBN:
9780197562628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195367706.003.0005
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Social and Political Geography

Earth may be a planet of shrinking functional distances, but it remains a world of staggering situational differences. From the uneven distribution of natural resources to the unequal availability ... More


Article 3 Territorial scope

Dan Jerker B. Svantesson

in The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): A Commentary

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198826491
eISBN:
9780191932267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198826491.003.0005
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Any processing of personal data in the context of the activities of an establishment of a controller or a processor in the Union should be carried out in accordance with this Regulation, regardless ... More


Alfonso XI: ‘A King Entire’

Peter Linehan

in At the Edge of Reformation: Iberia before the Black Death

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198834199
eISBN:
9780191872358
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198834199.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

The author reflects that it is impossible to evaluate the potential of Alfonso XI’s reign had it not been for the Cortes of Alcalá in 1348 and the Black Death. He also points out the significance, of ... More


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