Slavery and the American South

Slavery and the American South

by Winthrop D. Jordan
     
 

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ISBN-10: 157806581X

ISBN-13: 9781578065813

Pub. Date: 11/01/2003

Publisher: University Press of Mississippi

Essays that offer engaging new examinations of the culture of southern slavery

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Essays that offer engaging new examinations of the culture of southern slavery

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781578065813
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
Publication date:
11/01/2003
Series:
Chancellor's Symposium Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.96(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsvii
Introductionix
Logic and Experience: Thomas Jefferson's Life in the Law3
Commentary
The Peculiar Fate of the Bourgeois Critique of Slavery29
Commentary
Reflections on Law, Culture, and Slavery57
Commentary
Rape in Black and White: Sexual Violence in the Testimony of Enslaved and Free Americans93
Commentary
The Long History of a Low Place: Slavery on the South Carolina Coast, 1670-1870117
Commentary
Paul Robeson and Richard Wright on the Arts and Slave Culture147
Commentary
Notes177
Contributors213
Index215

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