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Refresh and xefending again. Preview — Defending Slavery by Paul Finkelman. He received his undergraduate degree in American studies from Syracuse University inand his master’s degree and doctorate in American history from the University of Chicago. Sep 20, Nichole rated it liked it Shelves: Lists with This Book.
I have read many books about the Civil War, and slavery, and been in countless discussions about the issue. Want to Read saving…. In this volume, Paul Finkelman presents a representative selection of proslavery thought and includes an pal that explores the history of slavery and the debate over it.
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Defending Slavery: Proslavery Thought in the Old South: A Brief History with Documents
This was a book for a history class in my early years of college, but I reread it recently. From the time of the Revolution until the Civil War and beyondSouthern thinkers offered a variety of proslavery arguments.
Proslavery Thought in the Defendinng South: Democracy in America Alexis de Tocqueville. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. How many pages in the introduction?
The Silk Roads Xinru Liu. It shows how truly twisted proslavery arguements were and to what extremes southern slaveholders would go to defend their peculair institution. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Defending Slavery: Proslavery Thought in the Old South : A Brief History with Documents
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Margaret Jones rated it really liked it May 07, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Slavery, however, was entrenched in the South and remained integral to American politics and culture. The author explains the several defenses of slavery, including religious, scientific and economic reasoning, and what provoked them. Readers will get a good sampling of many ‘classic’ statements of the proslavery ideology.
Slavery, however, was entrenched in the South and remained finkelmaan to American politics and culture. There are variety of basis of these arguments, but all these writings demonstrate that it all came back to racism. Trivia About Defending Slavery His headnotes supply a rich context for each reading.
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Open Preview See a Problem? Very interesting to read the opinions of pro slavery thought in the Old South. This body of thought—based on religion, politics and law, economics, history, philosophy, expediency, and science—offers invaluable insights into how slavery shaped American history and continues to affect American society.
Martin’s,another volume in the Bedford Series in History and Culture.