Nov 26, 2022
The World Slaveholders Made: Two Essays in Interpretation
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  • Title: The World Slaveholders Made: Two Essays in Interpretation
  • Author: Eugene D. Genovese
  • ISBN: 9780819562043
  • Page: 143
  • Format: Paperback
✓ The World Slaveholders Made: Two Essays in Interpretation ç Eugene D. Genovese, The World Slaveholders Made: Two Essays in Interpretation, Eugene D. Genovese, The World Slaveholders Made Two Essays in Interpretation A seminal and original work that delves deeply into what slaveholders thought Outstanding One of the few books that systematically explores what slaveholders thought A great book essential for black history courses and for intellectual studies John Blassingame Required Reading for every serious scholar in the field F N Boney The American

✓ The World Slaveholders Made: Two Essays in Interpretation ç Eugene D. Genovese - The World Slaveholders Made: Two Essays in Interpretation, The World Slaveholders Made Two Essays in Interpretation A seminal and original work that delves deeply into what slaveholders thought Outstanding One of the few books that systematically explores what slaveholders thought A great book essential for black

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Genovese was a Marxist historian who explored slavery from the point o view of the slaveholders And the African American slaves He sought to take the slavers claims seriously and to try to understand them, without labeling them as the ahistorical evil What I mean is that they were complicated than that and to dismiss their ideology is to ignore the real exigencies and justifications of why slavery existed in favor of sweeping that period and those people as anomalies To truly prevent slavery fr [...]


Sarah

Interesting discussion on the proslavery view on american slavery


Fred R

The first essay, although often interrupted by bursts of Marxist jargon as if from a garbled transmission, is a reasonable summary of slavery in the new world His discussion of the difference between absentee and paternalist slaveholding is well taken.The second essay is where the real meat is Eugene Genovese, himself an idiosyncratic thinker, undertakes to summarize and analyze the work of George Fitzhugh, as fullest expression of the ideological development of slavery in the new world Not only [...]



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The World Slaveholders Made: Two Essays in Interpretation