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

Label
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
Genre
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
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.3/620973
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.2
LC item number
.S37 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Lincoln's defense of politics : the public man and his opponents in the crisis over slavery, Thomas E. Schneider
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-214) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
ocm70789610
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826265067
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35881136
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70789610
  • pebcs0826265065
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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