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The Resource Lincoln's defense of politics : the public man and his opponents in the crisis over slavery, Thomas E. Schneider

Lincoln's defense of politics : the public man and his opponents in the crisis over slavery, Thomas E. Schneider

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Lincoln's defense of politics : the public man and his opponents in the crisis over slavery
Title
Lincoln's defense of politics
Title remainder
the public man and his opponents in the crisis over slavery
Statement of responsibility
Thomas E. Schneider
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines six of Lincoln's key opponents (states' rights constitutionalists Alexander H. Stephens, John C. Calhoun, and George Fitzhugh; and abolitionists Henry David Thoreau, William Lloyd Garrison, and Frederick Douglass) to illustrate the broad significance of the slavery question and to highlight the importance of political considerations in public decision making"--Provided by publisher
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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1963-
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Schneider, Thomas E.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Shades of blue and gray series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Antislavery movements
  • Slaves
  • United States
Label
Lincoln's defense of politics : the public man and his opponents in the crisis over slavery, Thomas E. Schneider
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-214) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A divided Lincoln? -- Stephen A. Douglas : the missing constitutional basis -- Alexander H. Stephens : slavery, secession, and the higher law -- John C. Calhoun : the politics of interest -- George Fitzhugh : the turn to history -- The attack on Locke -- Henry David Thoreau : the question of political engagement -- William Lloyd Garrison : from disunionist to Lincoln emancipationist -- Frederick Douglass : antislavery constitutionalism and the problem of consent -- Freedom, political and economic -- Between legalism and the higher law -- Lincoln's defense of politics
Control code
61724350
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 224 pages
Isbn
9780826216069
Lccn
2005026927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780826216069
Label
Lincoln's defense of politics : the public man and his opponents in the crisis over slavery, Thomas E. Schneider
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-214) 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
A divided Lincoln? -- Stephen A. Douglas : the missing constitutional basis -- Alexander H. Stephens : slavery, secession, and the higher law -- John C. Calhoun : the politics of interest -- George Fitzhugh : the turn to history -- The attack on Locke -- Henry David Thoreau : the question of political engagement -- William Lloyd Garrison : from disunionist to Lincoln emancipationist -- Frederick Douglass : antislavery constitutionalism and the problem of consent -- Freedom, political and economic -- Between legalism and the higher law -- Lincoln's defense of politics
Control code
61724350
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 224 pages
Isbn
9780826216069
Lccn
2005026927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780826216069

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