The Resource Slavery and human progress, David Brion Davis

Slavery and human progress, David Brion Davis

Label
Slavery and human progress
Title
Slavery and human progress
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/.362/09
Index
index present
LC call number
HT861
LC item number
.D38 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Progress
  • Slaves
  • Slavery and the church
  • Esclavage
  • Progrès
  • Esclaves
  • Esclavage et l'Eglise
  • Slavernij
  • Emancipatie
  • Vooruitgangsgedachte
  • Ethische aspecten
Label
Slavery and human progress, David Brion Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
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
How "progress" led to the Europeans' enslavement of Africans. A Black slave revolt in the Fertile Crescent ; Problems of definition and comparison ; Slavery and imperial expansion ; The expansion of Islam and the symbolism of race ; From white to Black : European expansion and the changing sources of slaves ; Jews and the children of strangers -- Redeeming Christianity's reputation. Emancipation as proof of progress ; Sacred inspiration and secular power ; New world slavery as Christianity's "fortunate fall" ; The idea of progress and the limits of moral responsibility ; British emancipation : a deceptive model, part one ; British emancipation : a deceptive model, part two -- Abolishing slavery and civilizing the world. The war against barbarism, part one ; The war against barbarism, part two ; A century of progress
Control code
10298872
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 374 pages
Isbn
9780195034394
Lccn
83025115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)10298872
Label
Slavery and human progress, David Brion Davis
Publication
Note
Includes index
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
How "progress" led to the Europeans' enslavement of Africans. A Black slave revolt in the Fertile Crescent ; Problems of definition and comparison ; Slavery and imperial expansion ; The expansion of Islam and the symbolism of race ; From white to Black : European expansion and the changing sources of slaves ; Jews and the children of strangers -- Redeeming Christianity's reputation. Emancipation as proof of progress ; Sacred inspiration and secular power ; New world slavery as Christianity's "fortunate fall" ; The idea of progress and the limits of moral responsibility ; British emancipation : a deceptive model, part one ; British emancipation : a deceptive model, part two -- Abolishing slavery and civilizing the world. The war against barbarism, part one ; The war against barbarism, part two ; A century of progress
Control code
10298872
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 374 pages
Isbn
9780195034394
Lccn
83025115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)10298872

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