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The Resource White over Black : American attitudes toward the Negro, 1550-1812, Winthrop D. Jordan

White over Black : American attitudes toward the Negro, 1550-1812, Winthrop D. Jordan

Label
White over Black : American attitudes toward the Negro, 1550-1812
Title
White over Black
Title remainder
American attitudes toward the Negro, 1550-1812
Statement of responsibility
Winthrop D. Jordan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Jordan, Winthrop D
Dewey number
305.896073
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.J69 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture
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  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • United States
Label
White over Black : American attitudes toward the Negro, 1550-1812, Winthrop D. Jordan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia."
  • Originally published: 1968
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 586-614) and index
Contents
First impressions : initial English confrontation with Africans -- Unthinking decision : enslavement of Negroes in America to 1700 -- Anxious oppressors : freedom and control in a slave society -- Fruits of passion : the dynamics of interracial sex -- The souls of men : the Negro's spiritual nature -- The bodies of men : the Negro's physical nature -- Self-scrutiny in the Revolutionary era -- The imperatives of economic interest and national identity -- The limitations of antislavery -- The cancer of revolution -- The resulting pattern of separation -- Thomas Jefferson : self and society -- The Negro bound by the chain of being -- Erasing nature's stamp of color -- Toward a white man's country
Control code
000296614
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
  • 2nd ed. /
  • with new forewords by Christopher Leslie Brown and Peter H. Wood.
Extent
xl, 651 p.
Isbn
9780807871416
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Other physical details
map.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000296614
  • (OCoLC)753000856
Label
White over Black : American attitudes toward the Negro, 1550-1812, Winthrop D. Jordan
Publication
Note
  • "Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia."
  • Originally published: 1968
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 586-614) and index
Contents
First impressions : initial English confrontation with Africans -- Unthinking decision : enslavement of Negroes in America to 1700 -- Anxious oppressors : freedom and control in a slave society -- Fruits of passion : the dynamics of interracial sex -- The souls of men : the Negro's spiritual nature -- The bodies of men : the Negro's physical nature -- Self-scrutiny in the Revolutionary era -- The imperatives of economic interest and national identity -- The limitations of antislavery -- The cancer of revolution -- The resulting pattern of separation -- Thomas Jefferson : self and society -- The Negro bound by the chain of being -- Erasing nature's stamp of color -- Toward a white man's country
Control code
000296614
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
  • 2nd ed. /
  • with new forewords by Christopher Leslie Brown and Peter H. Wood.
Extent
xl, 651 p.
Isbn
9780807871416
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Other physical details
map.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000296614
  • (OCoLC)753000856

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