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Civil disobedience in America : a documentary history

Author: David R Weber
Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1978.
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Genre/Form: History
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Civil disobedience in America.
Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1978
(OCoLC)557971181
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David R Weber
ISBN: 0801410053 9780801410055
OCLC Number: 3540396
Description: 318 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: I. Origins : Edward Hart and others: the Flushing remonstrance (1657) --
Jonathan Mayhew: "discourse concerning unlimited submission and non-resistance to the higher powers" (1750) --
John Woolman's journal (1760) --
Isaac Backus: "an appeal to the public for religious liberty" (1773) --
II. Conscience vs. law in the mid-nineteenth century : William Lloyd Garrison: "review of Gerrit Smith's letters" and "trial of rev. Mr. Cheever" (1835) --
William Ellery Channing: "lecture on war" (1838) --
John Pierpont: a discourse on the covenant with Judas (1842) --
John Greenleaf Whittier: "Massachusetts to Virginia" (1843) --
James Russell Lowell: "on the capture of fugitive slaves near Washington" (1845) --
Francis Wayland: The duty of obedience to the civil magistrate (1847) --
Henry David Thoreau: "resistance to civil government" (1849) --
III. Disobedience to the fugitive slave law of 1850 : Lewis Hayden, William C. Nell, and others: "declaration of sentiments of the colored citizens of Boston, on the fugitive slave bill" (1850) --
Theodore Parker: the function and place of conscience, in relation to the laws of men (1850) --
Samuel Willard: the grand issue (1851) --
Nathaniel Hall: the limits of civil obedience --
Daniel Foster: our nation’s sins and the Christian's duty (1851) --
Charles Beecher: the duty of disobedience to wicked laws (1851) --
Gerrit Smith: the true office of civil government (1851) --
Thomas Treadwell Stone: an address before the Salem female anti-slavery society (1852) --
Joshua Giddings: speeches in congress (1850-1852) --
Wendell Phillips: speech at the melodeon on the first anniversary of the rendition of Thomas Sims (1852) --
Harriet Beecher Stowe: Uncle Tom's cabin (1852) --
Thomas Wentworth Higginson: Massachusetts in mourning (1854) --
Henry David Thoreau: "slavery in Massachusetts" (1854) --
Lydia Maria child: they duty of disobedience to the fugitive slave act (1860) --
IV. Disobedient feminists : Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia Mott, and others: "declaration of sentiments and resolutions of the first woman's rights conventions' (1848) --
Susan B. Anthony: statement to the court (1873) --
Abby Smith: speeches and letters (1873-1874) --
Militant suffragists picket president Wilson (1917) --
V. Civil disobedience for civil rights : A Philip Randolph vs. Wayne Morse (1948) --
Martin Luther King, Jr.: three statements on civil disobedience (1961-1968) --
Stokely Carmichael: "black power" (1966) --
VI. Conscientious resistance to war in the twentieth century : John Haynes Holmes: "a statement to my people on the eve of war" (1917) --
Carl Haessler, Maurice Hess, and Roger Baldwin: statements by conscientious objectors (1918) --
Albert Einstein: the two percent speech (1930) --
Jessie Wallace Hughan: The beginnings of war resistance (1935) --
Leon Thomson, Donald Benedict, David Delinger, and others: why we refused to register (1941) --
Albert Bigelow: "why I am sailing into the pacific bomb- test area" (1958) --
Charlotte E. Keyes: "suppose they gave a war and no one came" (1966) --
Michael Ferber: "a time to say no" (1967) --
Daniel Berrigan: the trial of the Catonsville nine (1970) --
John William Ward: "to whom should I write a letter?" (1972) --
VII. Epilogue : Jeb Stuart Magruder: testimony before the senate select committee on presidential campaign activities (1973) --
William Sloane Coffin, Jr.: "not yet a good man" (1973). Origins --
Conscience vs. law in the mid-nineteenth century --
disobedience to the fugitive slave law of 1850 --
Disobedient feminists --
Civil disobedience for civil rights --
Conscientious resistance to war in the twentieth century --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: edited by David R. Weber.

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