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Rethinking Rufus : sexual violations of enslaved men

Author: Thomas A Foster
Publisher: Athens, Georgia : University of Georgia Press, [2019]
Series: Gender and slavery (Athens, Ga.)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book uses a wide range of sources on slavery--early American newspapers, court records, slave owners' journals, abolitionist literature, and the testimony of former slaves collected in autobiographies and in interviews--to argue that enslaved black men were sexually assaulted by both white men and white women. Scholarship has focused on women's exploitation and abuse and has noted that many of our sources  Read more...
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Foster, Thomas A.
Rethinking Rufus.
Athens, Georgia : University of Georgia Press, [2019]
(DLC) 2018049578
(OCoLC)1052842034
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Foster
ISBN: 9780820355207 0820355208
OCLC Number: 1103320816
Description: 1 online resource
Series Title: Gender and slavery (Athens, Ga.)
Other Titles: Sexual violations of enslaved men
Responsibility: Thomas A. Foster.

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The first book-length study of sexual violence against enslaved men. A careful reading of extant sources reveals that sexual assault of enslaved men also occurred systematically and in a wide variety  Read more...

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Rethinking Rufus is a game-changer. Thomas A. Foster takes an oft-cited historical source and helps us see it, and the history of gender and sexuality in slavery, with new eyes. Foster's sensitive Read more...

 
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