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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. See 1 question about Defending Slavery…. Proslavery Thought in the Old South; A Brief History with Documents, written by Paul Finkelman, is possibly the single most warped presentation of selective truths this graduate student has read in some considerable time.


Martin Luther King, Jr. Lindy K rated it liked it Jul 21, Description Defendiing decades of the American Revolution, the Northern states had either ended slavery or provided fikelman its gradual abolition. It shows how truly twisted proslavery arguements were and to what extremes southern slaveholders would go to defend their peculair institution. Proslavery Thought finkelmxn the Old South: Feb 03, Cortney R rated it really liked it.

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In this volume, Paul Finkelman presents a representative selection of proslavery thought and includes an introduction that explores the history of slavery and the debate over it. His many books include Slavery in the Courtroomwhich received the Joseph L.

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. 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. My Lai Randy Roberts.

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Ownbymom Ownby rated it really liked it Feb 15, Jen rated it really liked it Jun 15, Refresh and try again. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Constitution, federal laws, and Supreme Court decisions, and slaveowners dominated all three branches of the federal government. The author explains the several defenses of slavery, including religious, scientific and economic reasoning, and what provoked them. The volume also includes a chronology, a selected bibliography, and illustrations.


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Review quote “This collection will make an excellent addition to the Bedford series Fineklman, a wide variety of arguments are represented There are variety of basis of these arguments, but all these writings demonstrate that it all came back to racism.

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