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The Resource In the image of God : religion, moral values, and our heritage of slavery, David Brion Davis

In the image of God : religion, moral values, and our heritage of slavery, David Brion Davis

Label
In the image of God : religion, moral values, and our heritage of slavery
Title
In the image of God
Title remainder
religion, moral values, and our heritage of slavery
Statement of responsibility
David Brion Davis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, David Brion
Dewey number
306.3/62/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HT871
LC item number
.D28 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slave trade
  • Slavery and Judaism
  • Slavery and Islam
  • Religion and culture
Label
In the image of God : religion, moral values, and our heritage of slavery, David Brion Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. From religion to slavery. -- Reinhold Niebuhr : an American Jeremiah -- Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Religion and American culture -- The other Zion : American Jews and the meritocratic experiment -- The slave trade and the Jews -- Jews and Blacks in America -- pt. 2. Historians of two generations. -- The rebel : C. Vann Woodward -- A tribute to Woodward -- Southern comfort : Eugene D. Genovese -- pt. 3. Origins. -- At the heart of slavery -- Slaves in Islam -- A big business -- The triumph of the country -- The labyrinth of slavery -- The significance of the Northwest Ordinance of 1787 -- The benefit of slavery -- Capitalism, abolitionism, and hegemony -- pt. 4. The violence of slavery as experienced. -- The white world of Frederick Douglass -- Life and death in slavery -- The ends of slavery -- White wives and slave mothers -- Terror in Mississippi -- pt. 5. From the construction of race to the American dilemma and the feminist revolution. -- Constructing race : a reflection -- The culmination of racial polarities and prejudice -- The American dilemma -- The other revolution
Control code
46822428
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 392 pages
Isbn
9780300088144
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001033248
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
In the image of God : religion, moral values, and our heritage of slavery, David Brion Davis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. From religion to slavery. -- Reinhold Niebuhr : an American Jeremiah -- Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Religion and American culture -- The other Zion : American Jews and the meritocratic experiment -- The slave trade and the Jews -- Jews and Blacks in America -- pt. 2. Historians of two generations. -- The rebel : C. Vann Woodward -- A tribute to Woodward -- Southern comfort : Eugene D. Genovese -- pt. 3. Origins. -- At the heart of slavery -- Slaves in Islam -- A big business -- The triumph of the country -- The labyrinth of slavery -- The significance of the Northwest Ordinance of 1787 -- The benefit of slavery -- Capitalism, abolitionism, and hegemony -- pt. 4. The violence of slavery as experienced. -- The white world of Frederick Douglass -- Life and death in slavery -- The ends of slavery -- White wives and slave mothers -- Terror in Mississippi -- pt. 5. From the construction of race to the American dilemma and the feminist revolution. -- Constructing race : a reflection -- The culmination of racial polarities and prejudice -- The American dilemma -- The other revolution
Control code
46822428
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 392 pages
Isbn
9780300088144
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001033248
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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