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The Resource Fanatical schemes : proslavery rhetoric and the tragedy of consensus, Patricia Roberts-Miller

Fanatical schemes : proslavery rhetoric and the tragedy of consensus, Patricia Roberts-Miller

Label
Fanatical schemes : proslavery rhetoric and the tragedy of consensus
Title
Fanatical schemes
Title remainder
proslavery rhetoric and the tragedy of consensus
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Roberts-Miller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roberts-Miller, Patricia
Dewey number
973.7/1
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
E449
LC item number
.R635 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Consensus (Social sciences)
  • Rhetoric
  • Fanaticism
  • Politicians
  • Antislavery movements
  • Abolitionists
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Fanatical schemes : proslavery rhetoric and the tragedy of consensus, Patricia Roberts-Miller
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0904/2008029613.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-274) and index
Contents
"Slavery shall not be discussed" : the political power of the irrational rhetor -- "With firm, undaunted resolution" : the rhetoric of doom -- "A deep conviction, settled on every bosom" : alarmism, conspiracy, and unification -- "For the sake of your wives, children and their posterity" : manly politics -- "Careless of the consequences" : extended defenses of slavery -- "Our laws to regulate slaves are entirely founded on terror" : the political theory of slave codes -- "The sweet waters of Concord and Union" : proslavery rhetoric in a deliberative setting -- Conclusion : "Any rational plan" : the responsibilities of rhetoric
Control code
ocn234073740
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780817316426
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008029613
System control number
(OCoLC)234073740
Label
Fanatical schemes : proslavery rhetoric and the tragedy of consensus, Patricia Roberts-Miller
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0904/2008029613.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-274) and index
Contents
"Slavery shall not be discussed" : the political power of the irrational rhetor -- "With firm, undaunted resolution" : the rhetoric of doom -- "A deep conviction, settled on every bosom" : alarmism, conspiracy, and unification -- "For the sake of your wives, children and their posterity" : manly politics -- "Careless of the consequences" : extended defenses of slavery -- "Our laws to regulate slaves are entirely founded on terror" : the political theory of slave codes -- "The sweet waters of Concord and Union" : proslavery rhetoric in a deliberative setting -- Conclusion : "Any rational plan" : the responsibilities of rhetoric
Control code
ocn234073740
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780817316426
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008029613
System control number
(OCoLC)234073740

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