Toby Green

Toby Green

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  • Lecturer, History
  • Professor of Precolonial and Lusophone African History and Culture, History
  • Phone81741
  • United Kingdom

  • 62
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Research interests

Wide range of interests broadly structured around African engagement with the early Atlantic world and mercantilism. Specific areas of interest include:

  • Trans-Saharan and Trans-Atlantic Diasporas
  • The history of race and slavery in the Atlantic 
  • Creolization
  • New Christians in Europe, the Americas and West Africa
  • Connections between the precolonial, the colonial and the postcolonial state in Africa
  • African economic history and its intersection with world economic history
  • Cultural and economic links between Brazil and Africa, 16th-19th centuries

Research interests (short)

African engagement with the early Atlantic world and mercantilism.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Birmingham

Award Date: 1 Jan 2007

Doctor of Philosophy, Masters of Difference: Creolization and the Jewish Presence in Cabo Verde, 1497-1672, University of Birmingham

Award Date: 1 Jan 2007

Bachelor of Arts, University of Cambridge

Award Date: 1 Jan 1996

Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, University of Cambridge

Award Date: 1 Jan 1996

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