The meaning of freedom in the age of emancipation

Foner, Eric
September 1994
Journal of American History;Sep94, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p435
Academic Journal
Presents an essay on the meaning of freedom in the age of emancipation delivered as the presidential address of the Organization of American Historians at Atlanta, Georgia on April 15, 1994. Study and teaching of United States history; Debate over difference and commonality; Author's concept of freedom.


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