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Personal Narratives.

Theodore Dwight Weld

in American Slavery As It Is: Testimony of a Thousand Witnesses

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807869574
eISBN:
9781469602875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869581_weld.6
Subject:
History, African-American History

This part of the book contains statements that relate to the condition and treatment of slaves in the south eastern part of North Carolina. Most of the facts related here by Nehemiah Caulkins of ... More


The Rise, Persistence, and Slow Decline of Legal Slavery

Stanley L. Engerman

in The Legal Understanding of Slavery: From the Historical to the Contemporary

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660469
eISBN:
9780191745508
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660469.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Legal History

This chapter focuses on issues related to the attempts to define slavery in the past and present, in order to determine the major basis of defining slavery. The first section takes a look at the ... More


Neighborhoods and Inequality

in The Hierarchies of Slavery in Santos, Brazil, 1822-1888

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804774147
eISBN:
9780804778558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804774147.003.0002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter describes slave owners, their neighbors, and their slaves in Santos, Brazil. It suggests that Santos had a so-called interdependently stratified society which contained innumerable ... More


Note on Text and Translations

Dorota M. Dutsch

in Pythagorean Women Philosophers: Between Belief and Suspicion

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198859031
eISBN:
9780191891632
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198859031.003.0010
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

Part III features the Greek texts and English translations of two treatises and nine letters attributed to Pythagorean women. Fragment I of Perictione’s On Woman’s Harmony presents a theory of ... More


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