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The great silent army of abolitionism

ordinary women in the antislavery movement

by Julie Roy Jeffrey

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • Women abolitionists -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • Women in politics -- United States -- History -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-295) and index.

      StatementJulie Roy Jeffrey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE449 .J46 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 311 p. :
      Number of Pages311
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL353860M
      ISBN 100807824364, 0807847410
      LC Control Number98013550

      Tragle, Henry Irving. New York: Garland Pub. Great American Orators, no. The struggle among the most radical religions to purge their churches and society of sin, especially slavery, and their uncompromising efforts to force morality into political discourse are nowhere better told than in historian Strong's informed exegesis of perfectionist ideas and personalities and his careful mapping of the schisms and political awakenings across western New York, from which so much antebellum reform and evangelism emerged.

      Antebellum Boston is the setting for this study of the conflicted and short-lived Boston Female Anti-Slavery Society. Chapter II. These associations Related Documents. How coherent was proslavery ideology?

      Guelzo, Allen C. New York: Century, Fitch, Suzanne Pullon. New York: William Goodell, Boston: Published by Friends of freedom and Virtue, New York: Doubleday Anchor Books


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The great silent army of abolitionism book

University of South Carolina Press, See our disclaimer By focusing on male leaders of the abolitionist movement, historians have often overlooked the great grassroots army of women who also fought to eliminate slavery.

It suggests that women more than men were accustomed to working behind the scenes, informally and without much public recognition. Examines three groups of Rochester women who moved outside of the private sphere to try to affect change and eliminate social ills.

Research and analytics cookies These cookies help us understand user behavior within our services. Jeffrey argues that this is largely because of women. Grover, Kathryn. Harriet N. Through this work, Goodman puts abolitionism in the social context of its time: the temperance movement, a budding feminist movement, and growing concern about the heartlessness of capitalism and the industrial revolution.

Abolitionists perceived their marriages as an epitome of their reformism. Boston: Bedford Books of St. By the antislavery movement in Rhode Island was nearly moribund.

How coherent was proslavery ideology? Makes clear that even while slavery existed, Americans debated slavery. Forten, Charlotte L. By Julie Roy Jeffrey. New York: W. New York: Cambridge University Press, Hamilton, Virginia. Pease, Jane H. What were the methods used by the abolitionists to persuade the American people?

Required Cookies These cookies allow you to explore OverDrive services and use our core features. She offers a complex and compelling portrait of antebellum women's activism, tracing its changing contours over time.

In what kinds of activities did antislavery women engage? New York: William Goodell, Mayer maintains that Garrison, a self-made man of scanty formal education who founded and edited the abolitionist newspaper The Liberator, not only served as the catalyst for the abolition of slavery, but inspired two generations of activists in civil rights and the women's movement.

Julie Roy Jeffrey’s, The Great Silent Army of Abolitionism Essay

New York: Garland Pub. This volume brings together one of the most provocative debates among historians in recent years. New York: Cambridge University Press, During the s the small state of Rhode Island flourished as a center of radical abolitionism.

Allies for Freedom traces John Brown's life as an abolitionist, working to guide slaves peacefully to freedom via the Underground Railroad and culminating in the famous raid he led on the federal arsenal and armory at Harper's Ferry.Books under this subject.

The Great Silent Army of Abolitionism

The Feminist Thought of Sarah Grimke by Gerda Lerner (25 copies) The Abolitionist Sisterhood: Women's Political Culture in by Jean Fagan Yellin (24 copies) The Great Silent Army of Abolitionism: Ordinary Women in by Julie Roy Jeffrey (23 copies).

In "The Great Silent Army of Abolitionism: Ordinary Women in the Anti-Slavery Movement" (University of North Carolina, pages, paper, $), Julie Roy Jeffrey pulls back from oblivion the.

Father of Atlantic Abolitionism. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, Jeffrey, Julie Roy The Great Silent Army of Abolitionism: Ordinary Women in the Antislavery Movement.

Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, Kraditor, Alison Means and Ends in American Abolitionism: Garrison and His Critics on Strategy and. The Great Silent Army of Abolitionism By focusing on male leaders of the abolitionist movement, historians have often overlooked the great grassroots army of women.

Home > Abolitionism > Five Ways Abolitionists Changed American Higher Education By Rachel Hooper At Historians Against Slavery, we are assembling a list of colleges and universities with abolitionist ties in order to better understand the effect abolitionism had on colleges in the nineteenth century.

Dec 01,  · The Great Silent Army of Abolitionism shows the evolution of an expanding range of activities for feminine pursuit—from organizing new chapters to the boldness of public speaking.

William Lloyd Garrison, founder of the immediatist strategy, early in the cause recognized how important women would be to successful agitation.