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The Resource Slavery in narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor

Slavery in narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor

Label
Slavery in narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass
Title
Slavery in narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass
Statement of responsibility
Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Social Issues in Literature meets the need for materials supporting curriculum integration. Each title in this distinctive new series examines an important literary work or body of work through the lens of a major social issue. Each volume presents biographical and critical information on the author, viewpoints on the social issue portrayed in the book, and contemporary assessments of the social issue as well as a chronology of important dates in the author's life, discussion questions, a guide to additional literary works that focus on the same social issue, a bibliography for further research and a thorough subject index"--
  • "Social Issues in Literature: Slavery in Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: This series brings together the disciplines of sociology and literature. It looks at a work of literature through the lens of the major social issue that is reflected in it"--
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Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/compilerofedition
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Dewey number
  • 973.8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E449
LC item number
.S6275 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Johnson, Claudia Durst
Series statement
Social issues in literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Douglass, Frederick
  • Douglass, Frederick
  • African American abolitionists
  • Abolitionists
  • Slaves
  • Slavery
  • Slavery in literature
  • Social ethics in literature
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Slavery in narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-126) and index
  • 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
CHAPTER I. BACKGROUND ON FREDERICK DOUGLASS -- From slavery to national prominence / Russell K. Hively -- Douglass on the abuse of slave women for pleasure and profit / Frederick Douglass -- CHAPTER II. SLAVERY IN NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF FREDERICK DOUGLASS -- Preaching the evils of slavery / Robert G. O'Meally -- Countering the slaveholders' argument / Peter C. Meyers -- Frederick Douglass and the Black Liberation Movement : The North Star of American blacks / Wu Jin-Ping -- Slavery robs its victims of identity / Henry Louis Gates Jr. -- Douglass battles oppression to gain literacy and power / Philip S. Foner -- Religious belief and slavery / Scott C. Williamson -- Slaveholders and their religion / Donald B. Gibson -- Douglass's Narrative as a work for abolition / Houston A. Baker Jr. -- CHAPTER III. CONTEMPORARY PERSPECTIVES ON SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATES -- Agricultural slaves / Erin C. Heil -- Labor exploitation and human trafficking of Mexican nationals to the Gulf Coast / Stephanie Hepburn -- New US immigrants at risk of becoming forced labor victims / Kira Zalan -- Child sex slaves in America / Malika Saada Saar -- Research can aid in understanding and preventing modern-day slavery in the United States / Maureen Q. McGough
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9780737769876
Lccn
2013047318
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn874248601
  • (OCoLC)874248601
  • 2123488
Label
Slavery in narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-126) and index
  • 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
CHAPTER I. BACKGROUND ON FREDERICK DOUGLASS -- From slavery to national prominence / Russell K. Hively -- Douglass on the abuse of slave women for pleasure and profit / Frederick Douglass -- CHAPTER II. SLAVERY IN NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF FREDERICK DOUGLASS -- Preaching the evils of slavery / Robert G. O'Meally -- Countering the slaveholders' argument / Peter C. Meyers -- Frederick Douglass and the Black Liberation Movement : The North Star of American blacks / Wu Jin-Ping -- Slavery robs its victims of identity / Henry Louis Gates Jr. -- Douglass battles oppression to gain literacy and power / Philip S. Foner -- Religious belief and slavery / Scott C. Williamson -- Slaveholders and their religion / Donald B. Gibson -- Douglass's Narrative as a work for abolition / Houston A. Baker Jr. -- CHAPTER III. CONTEMPORARY PERSPECTIVES ON SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATES -- Agricultural slaves / Erin C. Heil -- Labor exploitation and human trafficking of Mexican nationals to the Gulf Coast / Stephanie Hepburn -- New US immigrants at risk of becoming forced labor victims / Kira Zalan -- Child sex slaves in America / Malika Saada Saar -- Research can aid in understanding and preventing modern-day slavery in the United States / Maureen Q. McGough
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9780737769876
Lccn
2013047318
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn874248601
  • (OCoLC)874248601
  • 2123488

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