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Bodies Politic Negotiating Race in the American North, 1730-1830

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ISBN-10: 0812219783

ISBN-13: 9780812219784

Edition: 2007

Authors: John Wood Sweet

List price: $24.95
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"Sweet offers scholars a capacious history of race in the North and a primer for thinking about the relationship between 'cultures' and identities. . . . "Bodies Politic" is deeply researched and richly detailed."--"William and Mary Quarterly"
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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
Publication date: 2/1/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 504
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.782
Language: English

List of Illustrations
Introduction: After Origins
Coming Together
Common Ground
Negotiating Slavery
Strange Christians
Living Together
Strange Flesh
Men of Arms
Negotiating Freedom
Moving Apart
Conceiving Race
Manifest Destinies
Hard Scrabble
Epilogue: Democracy in America
A Note on Sources