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The Resource The regulations of robbers : legal fictions of slavery and resistance, Christina Accomando

The regulations of robbers : legal fictions of slavery and resistance, Christina Accomando

Label
The regulations of robbers : legal fictions of slavery and resistance
Title
The regulations of robbers
Title remainder
legal fictions of slavery and resistance
Statement of responsibility
Christina Accomando
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Accomando, Christina
Dewey number
306.3/62/0973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS366.A35
LC item number
A28 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • American prose literature
  • American prose literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Slaves
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Slaves' writings, American
  • Autobiography
  • Slavery in literature
  • Law and literature
  • Race in literature
Label
The regulations of robbers : legal fictions of slavery and resistance, Christina Accomando
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 239-249
Contents
Legal fictions of slavery and resistance -- "Further deponent sayeth not": multiple consciousness and suppressed narratives in tellings of slave revolt -- "I want it root and branch destroyed": the radical politics and shifting voices of Sojourner Truth. A woman among the pettifoggers: truth as legal actor -- Framing truth and resisting frames -- The regulations of robbers: Harriet Jacobs's legal critique. "We could have told them a different story": slave law and slave voices -- Reframing legal fictions of womanhood -- Epilogue. Confronting the legacies: decoding modern rhetorics of race
Control code
000157321
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 257 p.
Isbn
9780814208830
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001002939
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000157321
  • (OCoLC)47045257
Label
The regulations of robbers : legal fictions of slavery and resistance, Christina Accomando
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 239-249
Contents
Legal fictions of slavery and resistance -- "Further deponent sayeth not": multiple consciousness and suppressed narratives in tellings of slave revolt -- "I want it root and branch destroyed": the radical politics and shifting voices of Sojourner Truth. A woman among the pettifoggers: truth as legal actor -- Framing truth and resisting frames -- The regulations of robbers: Harriet Jacobs's legal critique. "We could have told them a different story": slave law and slave voices -- Reframing legal fictions of womanhood -- Epilogue. Confronting the legacies: decoding modern rhetorics of race
Control code
000157321
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 257 p.
Isbn
9780814208830
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001002939
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000157321
  • (OCoLC)47045257

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