The Resource Slavery and the meetinghouse : the Quakers and the abolitionist dilemma, 1820-1865, Ryan P. Jordan

Slavery and the meetinghouse : the Quakers and the abolitionist dilemma, 1820-1865, Ryan P. Jordan

Label
Slavery and the meetinghouse : the Quakers and the abolitionist dilemma, 1820-1865
Title
Slavery and the meetinghouse
Title remainder
the Quakers and the abolitionist dilemma, 1820-1865
Statement of responsibility
Ryan P. Jordan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the years before the Civil War, the Society of Friends opposed the abolitionist campaign for an immediate end to slavery and considered abolitionists within the church as heterodox radicals seeking to destroy civil and religious liberty. This work reminds us of the difficulties facing reformers who tried peacefully to end slavery
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
326.089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E449
LC item number
.J775 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Slavery and the meetinghouse : the Quakers and the abolitionist dilemma, 1820-1865, Ryan P. Jordan
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • 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
Introduction: Quakers, slavery, and the "peaceable kingdom" -- Quaker gradualists and the challenge of abolitionism -- Slavery, religious liberty, and the "political" abolitionism of the Indiana Anti-Slavery Friends -- Friends and the "children of Africa" : Quaker abolitionists confront the Negro pew -- "Progressive" Friends and the government of God -- Quaker pacifism and civil disobedience in the antebellum period -- Conclusion: "Fighting Quakers," abolitionists, and the Civil War
Control code
ocn228141433
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 175 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253117090
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b23228799
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)228141433
  • pebcs0253117097

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