Slavery and its consequences the Constitution, equality, and race

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Published by American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, Distributed by arrangement with UPA, Inc. in Washington, D.C, Lanham, MD .

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StatementRobert A. Goldwin and Art Kaufman, editors.
SeriesAEI studies ;, 469
ContributionsGoldwin, Robert A., 1922-, Kaufman, Art., American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research.
LC ClassificationsKF4545.S5 S58 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 181 p. ;
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2034357M
ISBN 10084473649X, 0844736503
LC Control Number88010359

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As Americans, we must understand slavery’s history if we are ever to be emancipated from its consequences,” (Horton). Britain's formal abolition of slavery paralleled a rise in its informal entanglement with U.S. slavery to the extent that "even more than in its early days of development, slavery showed all the Author: Seymour Drescher.

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Slavery, condition in which one human being was owned by another. A slave was considered by law as property, or chattel, and was deprived of most of the rights ordinarily held by free persons.

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Enslaved women and slavery before and after by Diana Paton. British links and the West Indian proslavery argument. by Christer Petley.

Reviews on both Volume 1, Slavery and its Aftermath, and Volume 2, Old Memories, New Moods -These two volumes provide a compendium of the kaleidoscope of roots, patterns, consequences, and meaning.

ERIC WILLIAMS. Capitalism and Hill: University of North Carolina Press, Pp. ix, $ Capitalism and Slavery is the first and most important work by the late Trinidadian scholar and statesman, Eric Eustace on a dissertation written at the University of Oxford inentitled “The Economic Aspect of the Abolition of the British West Indian.

Slavery in the Ottoman Empire was a legal and significant part of the Ottoman Empire's economy and traditional society. The main sources of slaves were wars and politically organized enslavement expeditions in North and East Africa, Eastern Europe, the Balkans, and the has been reported that the selling price of slaves decreased after large military operations.

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The effects of the book so far have been, I think, these: 1 st. to soften and moderate the bitterness of feeling in extreme abolitionists.

2 nd. to convert to abolitionist views many whom the same bitterness had repelled. 3 rd. to inspire the free colored people with self-respect, hope, and confidence.

4 th. to inspire universally through the country a kindlier feeling toward the negro race. And this might be one of the more hurtful truths an American can learn: a major reason for the Revolutionary War was the protection of slavery. That's not something they teach in the schools.They had nothing but the normalcy of their slavery to serve them as a point of reference.

Symbolic of the modern trend toward serfdom is the imposition of progressive taxation, especially the income tax.

The Sixteenth Amendment would not be on our statute books had any substantial number of Americans foreseen its : Leonard E. in In this book the author described four main consequences of the American Revolution. His four main points are the dilemma of slavery, legislative union vs.

purely voluntary federation, the American System of Government, and the mindset of Americans about the role of Government.

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