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The Resource Affect and abolition in the Anglo-Atlantic, 1770-1830, edited by Stephen Ahern

Affect and abolition in the Anglo-Atlantic, 1770-1830, edited by Stephen Ahern

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Affect and abolition in the Anglo-Atlantic, 1770-1830
Title
Affect and abolition in the Anglo-Atlantic, 1770-1830
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stephen Ahern
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Ahern, Stephen
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  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Slavery in literature
  • Sentimentalism in literature
  • Affect (Psychology) in literature
  • English language
  • English language
  • Antislavery movements
  • Antislavery movements
Label
Affect and abolition in the Anglo-Atlantic, 1770-1830, edited by Stephen Ahern
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-218) and index
Contents
The bonds of sentiment / Stephen Ahern -- Capitalism and slavery, once again with feeling / George Boulukos -- Acts of sympathy : abolitionist poetry and transatlantic identification / Tobias Menely -- Commerce, sentiment, and free air : contradictions of abolitionist rhetoric / Anthony John Harding -- Sympathy, nerve physiology, and national degeneration in Anna Letitia Barbauld's Epistle to William Wilberforce / Mary Waters -- To force a tear : British abolitionism and the eighteenth-century stage / Brycchan Carey -- Pity for the poor Africans : William Cowper and the limits of abolitionist affect / Joanne Tong -- We beg your excellency : the sentimental politics of abolitionist petitions in the late eighteenth century / Christine Levecq -- The contradictions of racialized sensibility : gender, slavery and the limits of sympathy / Jamie Rosenthal -- The cruelty of slavery, the cruelty of freedom : colonization and the politics of humaneness in the early republic / Margaret Abruzzo
Control code
17602874
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 225 p.
Isbn
9781409455615
Lccn
2012046556
Label
Affect and abolition in the Anglo-Atlantic, 1770-1830, edited by Stephen Ahern
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-218) and index
Contents
The bonds of sentiment / Stephen Ahern -- Capitalism and slavery, once again with feeling / George Boulukos -- Acts of sympathy : abolitionist poetry and transatlantic identification / Tobias Menely -- Commerce, sentiment, and free air : contradictions of abolitionist rhetoric / Anthony John Harding -- Sympathy, nerve physiology, and national degeneration in Anna Letitia Barbauld's Epistle to William Wilberforce / Mary Waters -- To force a tear : British abolitionism and the eighteenth-century stage / Brycchan Carey -- Pity for the poor Africans : William Cowper and the limits of abolitionist affect / Joanne Tong -- We beg your excellency : the sentimental politics of abolitionist petitions in the late eighteenth century / Christine Levecq -- The contradictions of racialized sensibility : gender, slavery and the limits of sympathy / Jamie Rosenthal -- The cruelty of slavery, the cruelty of freedom : colonization and the politics of humaneness in the early republic / Margaret Abruzzo
Control code
17602874
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 225 p.
Isbn
9781409455615
Lccn
2012046556

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