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The Antislavery debate

capitalism and abolitionism as a problem in historical interpretation

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Antislavery movements,
    • Antislavery movements -- United States,
    • Capitalism,
    • Capitalism -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Thomas Bender ; with essays by John Ashworth, David Brion Davis, and Thomas L. Haskell.
      ContributionsBender, Thomas., Ashworth, John., Davis, David Brion., Haskell, Thomas L., 1939-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT1033 .A63 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 325 p. ;
      Number of Pages325
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1542250M
      ISBN 100520066391, 0520077792
      LC Control Number91021075

        Ericson, David F. The Debate Over Slavery: Antislavery and Proslavery Liberalism in Antebellum America. New York: New York University Press, “The slavery issue in the antebellum United States was defined centrally by the failure of a people to bear witness to its own liberal principles” (90). Chapter One. Rhetoric matters, and this book is about the anti- . Abraham Lincoln A rare first edition of Abraham Lincoln and service of Vice President Hannibal Hamlin. This pre-Civil War book covers speeches of Lincoln, his early life, congressional activities, Lincoln s views and remarks on slavery, Douglas s rebellion against Lincoln s views Lincoln/Douglas debate, and resolutions on the Mexican War. Abraham Lincoln’s Republican Party was the first party built on opposition to slavery to win on the national stage—but its victory was rooted in the earlier efforts of under-appreciated antislavery third parties. Liberty Power tells the story of how abolitionist activists built the most transformative third-party movement in American history and effectively reshaped political structures in.


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About the Book. This volume brings together one of the most provocative debates among historians in recent years. The center of controversy is the emergence of the antislavery movement in the United States and Britain and the relation of capitalism to this development.

The Antislavery Debate What can a historian do when there is not The Antislavery debate book empirical evidence to produce a quantitative and comprehensively thesis for a social historical problem that defies psychological scrutiny.

David Brion Davis opted for an answer that satisfies cynic assumptions with circumstantial evidences. Davis argues that the strength 5/5(3). The Antislavery Debate book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

This volume brings together one of the most provocative debates amo /5. The AHR essays and the relevant portions of Davis's book are reprinted here. In addition, there are two new essays by Davis and Ashworth and a general consideration of the subject by Thomas Bender.

This is a highly disciplined, insightful presentation of a major controversy in historical interpretation that will expand the debate into new realms. In The Debate Over Slavery David F. Ericson makes the controversial argument that despite their many ostensible differences, most Northern abolitionists and Southern defenders of slavery shared many common commitments: to liberal principles; to the nation; to the nation's special mission in history; and to secular progress.

He analyzes, side-by Cited by: 6. "A debate of intellectual significance and power. The implications of these essays extend far beyond antislavery, important as that subject undoubtedly is.

This will be of major importance to students of historical method as well as the history of ideas and reform movements." Carl N. Degler, Stanford University. This book is a study of American antislavery and proslavery rhetoric spanning the years from to ¹ Throughout, I assume that rhetoric mattered.

Rhetoric mattered in this period of American history not because the antislavery and proslavery arguments themselves abolished the. The Antislavery Debate.

Now watch the following video. After you watch, refer to the chart below that The Antislavery debate book various antislavery approaches, including those described in the video.

Next to each one, explain how the approach would or would not advance the idea of freedom in America. This debate emerged in after Thomas L. Haskell challenged, in the pages of the American Historical Review,(8) a certain interpretation of the relationship between capitalism and abolitionist thought in David Brion Davis' monumental study, The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution.(9) Davis initially seemed shocked that Haskell had chosen to focus on only.

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Ericson, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of The Debate over Slavery: Antislavery and The Antislavery debate book Liberalism in Antebellum America (). Buy The Antislavery Debate: Capitalism and Abolitionism as a Problem in Historical Interpretation Paperback Octavo by Bender, Thomas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). In the United States, pro-slavery sentiment arose in the antebellum period as a reaction to the growing antislavery movement in the United States in the late 18th century and early 19th century.

Zephaniah Kingsley is the author of the most popular pro-slavery tract, self-published in and reprinted threeMatthew Estes published A defence of Negro slavery, as it. Making an Antislavery Nation: Lincoln, Douglas, and the Battle over Freedom by Graham A.

Peck thoughtful and valuable new contribution to the unending debate about the coming of the Civil War."--Civil War Book Review "Making an Antislavery Nation is an elegant and important reinterpretation of the political battles between slavery and Brand: University of Illinois Press.

Haskell, T. L., Davis, D. and Ashworth, J. () in what was ultimately published in a volume entitled, The Antislavery Debate: Capitalism and Abolitionism as a Problem in Historical Interpretation (Berkeley CA: University of California Press, ) Haskell’s quotation is Cited by: 3.

In The Debate Over Slavery David F. Ericson makes the controversial argument that despite their many ostensible differences, most Northern abolitionists and Southern defenders of slavery shared many common commitments: to liberal principles; to the nation; to the nation's special mission in history; and to secular progress.

He analyzes, side-by. It was that which distinguished abolitionists and their Radical allies from the mass of antislavery Republicans. But even if Oakes is wrong about which policy was the radical one, his book. Antislavery Debate, Kenneth P. Minkema and Harry S. Stout In his later years Edwards Amasa Park contemplated writing a biography of the great colonial American theologian Jonathan Edwards, but he never lived to carry out the plan.

Park (), a professor at Andover Theological Seminary in Massachusetts. Anti-Slavery International is the world's oldest human rights organisation working to free people from all forms of slavery across the world.

Enhance the study of abolitionism and slavery at your institution with a rich panoply of perspectives from advocates and opponents. Part I: Debates over Slavery and Abolition contains 7, books and pamphlets, more than eighty newspaper and periodical titles, and eighteen major manuscript collections.

Varied sources -- from well-known journals to private papers -. Antislavery Literature: An OverviewTo advance their cause and add strength to their voices, the minority-holding antislavery views in the United States turned to printing technology in order to reach wider audiences with their message.

The written word proved very useful in getting their message out to masses of people. Literature was distributed in a variety of forms, including.

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He did not want the union to split up, he thought that is impossible for states to peace. Abolitionism in the United Kingdom was the movement in the late 18th and early 19th centuries to end the practice of slavery, whether formal or informal, in the United Kingdom, the British Empire and the world, including ending the Atlantic slave was part of a wider abolitionism movement in Western Europe and the Americas.

The buying and selling of slaves was made. Print book: EnglishView all Convention and Hegemonic Interest in the Debate over Antislavery: A Reply to Davis and Ashworth / Thomas L.

Haskell PART 3: THE DEBATE CONTINUED 9. Capitalism, Class, and Antislavery / John Ashworth The Perils of Doing History by Ahistorical Abstraction: A Reply to Thomas L. Haskell's AHR Forum Reply / David.

The Antislavery Debate by John Ashworth,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(32). The abolitionist movement was the effort to end slavery, led by famous abolitionists like Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Sojourner Truth and John Brown.

The Slavery Debate As early as the debates over the Declaration of Independence, slavery had divided Americans. But not until the s did a mass movement, inspired by religious revivals that swept much of the North, emerge favoring the abolition of slavery.

The American slavery debate occurred during a time of increasing connections among the continents and islands of the Atlantic Ocean: an area that includes Europe, the Caribbean, Central and South America, and Africa.

It also illustrates how the abolition of slavery in Haiti established an important case study that proslavery and antislavery. The book was written in by Harriet Beecher Stowe. In the novel, Tom was a Christian slave who stood up for his beliefs.

Asked in US Civil War, Slavery, Uncle Tom's Cabin. "Making an Antislavery Nation elucidates overlooked or underemphasized dimensions of the shifting set of beliefs about freedom and slavery that cohered into Lincoln's ideological vision of an anti-slavery nation."--Reviews in History "[A] thoughtful and valuable new contribution to the unending debate about the coming of the Civil War." The Debate Over Slavery: Antislavery and Proslavery Liberalism in Antebellum America Center for African-American Studies and Research The Debate Over Slavery: Antislavery and Proslavery Liberalism in Antebellum America, David F.

Ericson: Author: David F. Ericson: Publisher: NYU Press, ISBN:Length: pages. Antislavery Debates: Tides of Historiography in Slavery and Antislavery Indian Ocean Slaves in Cape Town, – Slavery, Forced Labour and Resistance in Indian Ocean Africa and Asia1Cited by: 3.

This chapter turns to the antebellum slavery debate and explains why strategies used by earlier antislavery Christians failed under the pressure of aggressive antebellum proslavery. Chapter 3 contends that making a biblical case against slavery in the antebellum context forced antislavery Protestants to acknowledge that moral progress had altered the meaning of the : Molly Oshatz.

Because "for the abolitionists, freedom was the avowed central issue in the debate over slavery" (Drescherp. ), their society-transforming efforts Author: Seymour Drescher.

Start studying History ch proslavery and antislavery arguments. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

This website, Images of the Antislavery Movement in Massachusetts, presents digital images of visual materials from the collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society that illustrate the role of Massachusetts in the national debate over ed are photographs, paintings, sculptures, engravings, artifacts, banners, and broadsides that were central to the debate and.

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Fore-Edge Edge of the book furthest from the spine. Occasionally the text of a. To the Editors: Nicholas Guyatt’s review of my No Property in Man charges that the book isn’t really a work of history at all but, at bottom, a political polemic disguised as history, an act of projection aimed at Bernie Sanders and Guyatt’s own “younger generation of scholars.” I can only conjecture why Guyatt, a former student in my Princeton graduate seminar, felt.

"Brycchan Carey’s From Peace to Freedom is a significant contribution to the historiography of the early transatlantic antislavery movement. Combining lucid rhetorical and literary textual analysis with archival historical research, Carey makes a compelling case for how and why the evolution of Quaker opposition to slavery from to laid the necessary .Harriet Beecher Stowe, Uncle Tom’s Cabin, In Harriet Beecher Stowe published her bestselling antislavery novel, Uncle Tom’s for Uncle Tom’s Cabin were astronomical, eclipsed only by sales of the Bible.

The book became a sensation and helped move antislavery into everyday conversation for many northerners.