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Jim Crow NorthThe Struggle for Equality in Antebellum New England

Jim Crow North: The Struggle for Equality in Antebellum New England

Richard Archer

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190676643
eISBN:
9780190676674
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190676643.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, Political History

The struggle to overcome Jim Crow was part of a larger movement for equal rights in antebellum New England. Using sit-ins, boycotts, petition drives, and other initiatives, African American New ... More

Tocqueville, Democracy, and ReligionChecks and Balances for Democratic Souls

Tocqueville, Democracy, and Religion: Checks and Balances for Democratic Souls

Alan S. Kahan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199681150
eISBN:
9780191761256
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199681150.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, Political History

The relationship between democracy and religion is as important today as it was in Alexis de Tocqueville’s time. Tocqueville, Democracy, and Religion: Checks and Balances for Democratic Souls is a ... More

University, Court, and SlaveProslavery Academic Thought and Southern Jurisprudence, 1831–1861

University, Court, and Slave: Proslavery Academic Thought and Southern Jurisprudence, 1831–1861

Alfred L. Brophy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199964239
eISBN:
9780190625931
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199964239.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, Political History

University, Court, and Slave recovers the world of proslavery thought from the Nat Turner rebellion in 1831 to the start of the Civil War. It begins with William and Mary professor Thomas R. Dew, who ... More

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