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The Resource Prophets of protest : reconsidering the history of American abolitionism, edited by Timothy Patrick McCarthy and John Stauffer

Prophets of protest : reconsidering the history of American abolitionism, edited by Timothy Patrick McCarthy and John Stauffer

Label
Prophets of protest : reconsidering the history of American abolitionism
Title
Prophets of protest
Title remainder
reconsidering the history of American abolitionism
Statement of responsibility
edited by Timothy Patrick McCarthy and John Stauffer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of original contributions on American abolitionism by African Americans, women, and other less-represented groups, drawing on a new body of research in African American studies, literature, and law
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/114
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E441
LC item number
.P96 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCarthy, Timothy Patrick
  • Stauffer, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antislavery movements
  • Abolitionists
  • United States
Label
Prophets of protest : reconsidering the history of American abolitionism, edited by Timothy Patrick McCarthy and John Stauffer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [307]-367) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Truth systematised" : the changing debate over slavery and abolition, 1761-1916 / Robert P. Forbes -- Coming of age : the historiography of Black abolitionism / Manisha Sinha -- Geographies of liberty : a brief look at two cases / T.K. Hunter -- "A chosen generation" : Black founders and early America / Richard S. Newman -- "Onward, onward, is indeed the watchword" : James Forten's reflections on revolution and liberty / Julie Winch -- John Brown Russwurm's dilemma : citizenship or emigration? / Sandra Sandiford Young -- "To plead our own cause" : Black print culture and the origins of American abolitionism / Timothy Patrick McCarthy -- "Willing to die for the cause of freedom in Kansas" : free state emigration, John Brown, and the rise of militant abolitionism in the Kansas territory / Karl Gridley -- Regional Black involvement in John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry / Hannah Geffert (with Jean Libby) -- A common nature, a united destiny : African American responses to racial science from the revolution to the Civil War / Patrick Rael -- "No occurrence in human history is more deserving of commemoration than this" : abolitionist celebrations of freedom / Julie Roy Jeffrey -- Print culture and the antislavery community : the poetry of abolitionism, 1831-1860 / Dickson D. Bruce Jr. -- Profits of protest : the market strategies of Sojourner Truth and Louisa May Alcott / Augusta Rohrbach -- Creating an image in Black : the power of abolition pictures / John Stauffer -- Abolitionists in American cinema : from The birth of a nation to Amistad / Casey King
Control code
62302625
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxiii, 382 pages
Isbn
9781565849921
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2005057661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 9781565849921
  • 9781565848801
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Prophets of protest : reconsidering the history of American abolitionism, edited by Timothy Patrick McCarthy and John Stauffer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [307]-367) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Truth systematised" : the changing debate over slavery and abolition, 1761-1916 / Robert P. Forbes -- Coming of age : the historiography of Black abolitionism / Manisha Sinha -- Geographies of liberty : a brief look at two cases / T.K. Hunter -- "A chosen generation" : Black founders and early America / Richard S. Newman -- "Onward, onward, is indeed the watchword" : James Forten's reflections on revolution and liberty / Julie Winch -- John Brown Russwurm's dilemma : citizenship or emigration? / Sandra Sandiford Young -- "To plead our own cause" : Black print culture and the origins of American abolitionism / Timothy Patrick McCarthy -- "Willing to die for the cause of freedom in Kansas" : free state emigration, John Brown, and the rise of militant abolitionism in the Kansas territory / Karl Gridley -- Regional Black involvement in John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry / Hannah Geffert (with Jean Libby) -- A common nature, a united destiny : African American responses to racial science from the revolution to the Civil War / Patrick Rael -- "No occurrence in human history is more deserving of commemoration than this" : abolitionist celebrations of freedom / Julie Roy Jeffrey -- Print culture and the antislavery community : the poetry of abolitionism, 1831-1860 / Dickson D. Bruce Jr. -- Profits of protest : the market strategies of Sojourner Truth and Louisa May Alcott / Augusta Rohrbach -- Creating an image in Black : the power of abolition pictures / John Stauffer -- Abolitionists in American cinema : from The birth of a nation to Amistad / Casey King
Control code
62302625
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxiii, 382 pages
Isbn
9781565849921
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2005057661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 9781565849921
  • 9781565848801
Other physical details
illustrations

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