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Descriptor English:   Enslavement 
Descriptor Spanish:   Esclavización 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Escravização 
Synonyms English:   Enslavements
Servitude
Slaveholding
Slavery  
Tree Number:   I01.880.735.384.350
SP9.020.800.040
Definition English:   The status or condition of a person over whom any or all of the powers attaching to the right of ownership are exercised. The slave trade is all acts involved in the capture, acquisition or disposal of persons with intent to reduce them to enslavement; all acts involved in the acquisition of enslaved persons with a view to selling or exchanging them; all acts of disposal by sale or exchange of persons acquired with a view to being sold or exchanged, and, in general, every act of trade or transport of slaves. (from http://www.ohchr.org/Documents/Publications/slaveryen.pdf accessed 10/18/2012) 
See Related English:   Enslaved Persons
 
History Note English:   2014 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
CL classification EC economics
ES ethics EH ethnology
HI history LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PC prevention & control PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data TD trends
Record Number:   55430 
Unique Identifier:   D063947 

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