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Highly original, surprising and informative. This book explores the centrality of contract to debates over freedom and slavery in nineteenth-century america. Amy dru stanley has produced an important contribution to the understanding of the place and position of women and slaves within american society during the nineteenth century. The north carolina historical review.

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Marriage contract bondage. Upper-division undergraduates and above. It focuses on the contracts of wage labor and marriage, investigating the connections between abolition in the south and industrial capitalism in the north and linking labor relations to home life. Daniel hamilton, h-net reviews. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Historian, sharon a. [this] study reveals the centrality of contract theory to nineteenth-century debates about slavery, free labor, and marriage.

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Brilliantly researched and skillfully argued, this is a work that transcends genres and subdisciplines, one that historians of gender, of labor, of poverty, legal historians, historians of political thought, public choice theorists, not to mention everybody who identifies as a liberal or a libertarian, will have to confront. Hendrik hartog, class of 1921 bicentennial professor of the history of american law and liberty at princeton university.

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