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Delaye suggests that these rights and the fact that they could be freed was a recognition of the slave’s humanity. 21 However, in Indo-China, as elsewhere, these rights were more theoretic than real, given that slaves would find it almost impossible to bring cases against their owners. In Indo-China some slaves were only called upon to work intermittently and, as in the Muslim world, they also might be better off than the free in terms of lifestyle, although they could never be their social equals.
50 At the international level, the League of Nations’ Temporary Slavery Commission established in 1924 to investigate ‘slavery in all its forms’ had great trouble finding a definition that would include all the forms they wished to attack. They ended by defining slavery as the ‘status of a person over whom any or all of SLAVERY: A QUESTION OF DEFINITION 11 the powers of ownership’ were exercised. They listed among ‘all its forms’ chattel slavery, domestic slavery (slaves born in their owner’s household), serfdom, debt bondage, forced marriage, the adoption of children to exploit them, and forced labour.
47. Chatterjee, ‘Abolition by Denial’. 48. Kim Bok Rae’s article in this collection. 49. ‘Is There Slavery in Sudan? Provisional Observations of a visit to Sudan by AntiSlavery International Representatives (18–28 October 2000)’ and ‘Exchange of faxes between the Committee for the Elimination of the Abduction of Women and Children (30 August 2001) and Anti-Slavery International (12 October 2001)’. 50. See for instance Boubacar Messaoud, ‘L’esclavage en Mauritanie: de l’idéology du silence à la mise en question’, in Journal des Africanistes: l’ombre porté de l’esclavage: Avatars contemporains de l’oppression sociale, 70, 1/2 (2001), pp.