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Author Lane, Ann J., 1931-

Title The debate over slavery; Stanley Elkins and his critics. Edited by Ann J. Lane.

Imprint Urbana, University of Illinois Press [1971]

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  E443.E42 L3    Available  ---
Description vi, 378 p. 20 cm.
Series Illini books, IB-73
Illini book ; IB-73.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents pt. 1. Appraisals: Chattel slavery and concentration camps / Earl E. Thorpe -- Rebelliousness and docility in the Negro slave: a critique of the Elkins thesis / Eugene D. Genovese -- Slavery and personality / Mary Agnes Lewis -- A note on Elkins and the abolitionists / Aileen S. Kraditor -- Questions of content and process in the perception of slavery / Charles A. Pinderhughes -- pt. 2. The hemispheric perspective: The continuing contradiction of slavery: a comparison of British America and Latin America / David Brion Davis -- Anglicanism, Catholicism, and the Negro slave / Herbert S. Klein -- The myth of the friendly master / Marvin Harris -- Quashee / Orlando Patterson -- pt. 3. Beyond the thesis: extensions and alternatives: Resistance to slavery / George M. Frederickson and Christopher Lasch -- Through the prism of folklore: the Black ethos in slavery / Sterling Stuckey -- Slaves as inmates, slaves as men: a sociological discussion of Elkins' thesis / Roy Simon Bryce-Laporte -- American slaves and their history / Eugene D. Genovese -- pt. 4. Reappraisal: Slavery and ideology / Stanley M. Elkins.
Subject Elkins, Stanley M. Slavery.
Slavery -- United States -- Historiography.
ISBN 0252001575 (pbk.)
9780252001574 (pbk.)