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Train s Speeches in England on Slavery and Emancipation

by George Francis Train
Release Date: 1862
Genre: Slaves
Pages: 32 pages
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Train's Speeches in England, on Slavery and Emancipation
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: George Francis Train
Categories: Slaves
Type: BOOK - Published: 1862 - Publisher:

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Train's Speeches in England, on Slavery & Emancipation. Delivered in London, on March 12th, and 19th, 1862. Also His Great Speech on the Pardoning of Traitors.
Language: en
Pages: 22
Authors: George Francis 1829-1904 Train
Categories: Slaves
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-10 - Publisher: Legare Street Press

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Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Stephen Tuffnell
Categories: Americans
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Joanna Bourke
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-01 - Publisher: Catapult

In 1872, a woman known only as "An Earnest Englishwoman" published a letter titled "Are Women Animals?" in which she protested against the fact that women were not treated as fully human. In fact, their status was worse than that of animals: regulations prohibiting cruelty against dogs, horses, and cattle were significantly more punitive than laws against cruelty to women. The Earnest Englishwoman's heartfelt cry was for women to "become–animal" in order to gain the status that they were denied on the grounds that they were not part of "mankind." In this fascinating account, Joanna Bourke addresses the profound question of what it means to be "human" rather than "animal." How are people excluded from political personhood? How does one become entitled to rights? The distinction between the two concepts is a blurred line, permanently under construction. If the Earnest Englishwoman had been capable of looking 100 years into the future, she might have wondered about the human status of chimeras, or the ethics of stem cell research. Political disclosures and scientific advances have been re–locating the human–animal border at an alarming speed. In this meticulously researched, illuminating book, Bourke explores the legacy of more than two centuries, and looks forward into what the future might hold for humans, women, and animals.
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Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Ellen Carol DuBois, Richard Cándida Smith
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-04-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

More than one hundred years after her death, Elizabeth Cady Stanton still stands—along with her close friend Susan B. Anthony—as the major icon of the struggle for women’s suffrage. In spite of this celebrity, Stanton’s intellectual contributions have been largely overshadowed by the focus on her political activities, and she is yet to be recognized as one of the major thinkers of the nineteenth century. Here, at long last, is a single volume exploring and presenting Stanton’s thoughtful, original, lifelong inquiries into the nature, origins, range, and solutions of women’s subordination. Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Feminist as Thinker reintroduces, contextualizes, and critiques Stanton’s numerous contributions to modern thought. It juxtaposes a selection of Stanton’s own writings, many of them previously unavailable, with eight original essays by prominent historians and social theorists interrogating Stanton’s views on such pressing social issues as religion, marriage, race, the self and community, and her place among leading nineteenth century feminist thinkers. Taken together, these essays and documents reveal the different facets, enduring insights, and fascinating contradictions of the work of one of the great thinkers of the feminist tradition. Contributors: Barbara Caine, Richard Cándida Smith, Ellen Carol DuBois, Ann D. Gordon, Vivian Gornick, Kathi Kern, Michele Mitchell, and Christine Stansell.
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Language: en
Pages: 361
Authors: Gerald Horne
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

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Abraham Lincoln Deals with Foreign Affairs
Language: en
Pages: 505
Authors: Jay Monaghan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-01-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

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Language: en
Pages: 341
Authors: Best Books on
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1940 - Publisher: Best Books on

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Language: en
Pages: 345
Authors: Best Books on
Categories: Library catalogs
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Language: en
Pages: 551
Authors: Allison Lockwood
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

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Language: en
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Categories: Bibliography, National
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Language: en
Pages: 8473
Authors: Schomburg Collection of Negro Literature and History
Categories: Africa
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