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Supreme Injustice: Slavery in the Nation’s Highest Court

Supreme Injustice: Slavery in the Nation’s Highest Court

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Lunghezza: 319 pagine4 ore

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In ruling after ruling, the three most important pre–Civil War justices—Marshall, Taney, and Story—upheld slavery. Paul Finkelman establishes an authoritative account of each justice’s proslavery position, the reasoning behind his opposition to black freedom, and the personal incentives that embedded racism ever deeper in American civic life.
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Supreme Injustice: Slavery in the Nation’s Highest Court

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Supreme Injustice: Slavery in the Nation’s Highest Court

Lunghezza: 319 pagine4 ore

Descrizione

In ruling after ruling, the three most important pre–Civil War justices—Marshall, Taney, and Story—upheld slavery. Paul Finkelman establishes an authoritative account of each justice’s proslavery position, the reasoning behind his opposition to black freedom, and the personal incentives that embedded racism ever deeper in American civic life.
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