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The Resource The white man's burden : historical origins of racism in the United States, Winthrop D. Jordan

The white man's burden : historical origins of racism in the United States, Winthrop D. Jordan

Label
The white man's burden : historical origins of racism in the United States
Title
The white man's burden
Title remainder
historical origins of racism in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Winthrop D. Jordan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the development of racist practices, policies, and attitudes during the years of colonization and revolution
Cataloging source
DLC
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Jordan, Winthrop D
Dewey number
301.45/19/6073
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1350
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
E446
LC item number
.J67 1974
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jordan, Winthrop D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • Slavery
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The white man's burden : historical origins of racism in the United States, Winthrop D. Jordan
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Publication
Note
"Much of the material in this book has been derived from White over black: American attitudes toward the Negro, 1550-1812."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 227-229
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Genesis: First impressions : initial English confrontation with Africans ; Unthinking decision : enslavement of Africans in America to 1700 -- 2. Provincial decades, 1700-1755: Anxious oppressors : freedom and control in a slave society ; Fruits of passion : the dynamics of interracial sex ; The souls of men : the Negro's spriritual nature ; The bodies of men : the Negro's physical nature -- 3. The Revolutionary era, 1755-1783: Self-scrutiny in the Revolutionary era -- 4. Society and thought, 1783-1812: The imperatives of economic interest and national identity ; The limitations of antislavery ; The cancer of revolution ; The resulting pattern of separation -- 5. Thought and society, 1783-1812: Thomas Jefferson : self and society ; The chain of being and the stamp of color ; Toward a white man's country -- Epilogue: Exodus
Control code
ocm00805184
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 229 pages
Isbn
9780195017434
Lccn
73086980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)805184
  • (Sirsi) a1711773
Label
The white man's burden : historical origins of racism in the United States, Winthrop D. Jordan
Publication
Note
"Much of the material in this book has been derived from White over black: American attitudes toward the Negro, 1550-1812."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 227-229
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Genesis: First impressions : initial English confrontation with Africans ; Unthinking decision : enslavement of Africans in America to 1700 -- 2. Provincial decades, 1700-1755: Anxious oppressors : freedom and control in a slave society ; Fruits of passion : the dynamics of interracial sex ; The souls of men : the Negro's spriritual nature ; The bodies of men : the Negro's physical nature -- 3. The Revolutionary era, 1755-1783: Self-scrutiny in the Revolutionary era -- 4. Society and thought, 1783-1812: The imperatives of economic interest and national identity ; The limitations of antislavery ; The cancer of revolution ; The resulting pattern of separation -- 5. Thought and society, 1783-1812: Thomas Jefferson : self and society ; The chain of being and the stamp of color ; Toward a white man's country -- Epilogue: Exodus
Control code
ocm00805184
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 229 pages
Isbn
9780195017434
Lccn
73086980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)805184
  • (Sirsi) a1711773

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