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The Resource Facing the other : ethical disruption and the American mind, Linda Bolton

Facing the other : ethical disruption and the American mind, Linda Bolton

Label
Facing the other : ethical disruption and the American mind
Title
Facing the other
Title remainder
ethical disruption and the American mind
Statement of responsibility
Linda Bolton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bolton is admirably focused, centering broader ventures around precise turning points in the documents and incidents she has selected. ... The book crosses generic boundaries ... in the spirit of an other who transcends any single history or discipline. Religion and LiteratureLinda Bolton uses six extraordinarily resonant moments in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century American history to highlight the ethical challenge that the treatment of Native and African persons presented to the new republicÆs ideal of freedom. Most daringly, she examines the efficacy of the Declaration of Independenc
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
172/.0973
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.1
LC item number
.B65 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Horizons in theory and American culture
Label
Facing the other : ethical disruption and the American mind, Linda Bolton
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=332171
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-204) and index
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
  • CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; INTRODUCTION: Towards Confronting the "Hatred by the Other Human"; 1 FACING ALTERITY: The Ethics of Conversion in Crvecoeur's Letters from an American Farmer; 2 IN THE NAME OF "JUSTICE AND HUMANITY": Thomas Paine's Ethical Envisionings of the American Republic; 3 STANDING IN THE "FIELD OF FREEDOM": Thomas Jefferson and the Reverberations of that Declaratory Promise; 4 FUGITIVE POSEURS: The Native Eloquence of Frederick Douglass and Sarah Winnemucca; 5 IN THE PRESENCE OF THE GREAT AMERICAN CRIMINAL: John Brown's Triumphant Failure at Harpers Ferry
  • Bibliographyindex
Control code
ocn663114227
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 209 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807137512
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663114227
Label
Facing the other : ethical disruption and the American mind, Linda Bolton
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=332171
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-204) and index
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
  • CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; INTRODUCTION: Towards Confronting the "Hatred by the Other Human"; 1 FACING ALTERITY: The Ethics of Conversion in Crvecoeur's Letters from an American Farmer; 2 IN THE NAME OF "JUSTICE AND HUMANITY": Thomas Paine's Ethical Envisionings of the American Republic; 3 STANDING IN THE "FIELD OF FREEDOM": Thomas Jefferson and the Reverberations of that Declaratory Promise; 4 FUGITIVE POSEURS: The Native Eloquence of Frederick Douglass and Sarah Winnemucca; 5 IN THE PRESENCE OF THE GREAT AMERICAN CRIMINAL: John Brown's Triumphant Failure at Harpers Ferry
  • Bibliographyindex
Control code
ocn663114227
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 209 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807137512
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663114227

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