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The Thirteenth Amendment and American Freedom

A Legal History (Constitutional Amendments)

by Alexander Tsesis

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by NYU Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constitutional & administrative law,
  • United States - General,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Constitutional,
  • Law,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • United States,
  • USA,
  • Legal History,
  • Constitution.,
  • United States.,
  • 13th Amendment,
  • Constitution,
  • History,
  • Slavery

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8046005M
    ISBN 100814782760
    ISBN 109780814782767

    This site allows you to search and view millions of historic American newspaper pages from to Search this collection to find newspaper articles about the 13th Amendment. A selection of articles on the 13th Amendment includes: "Freedom Triumphant," New-York Daily Tribune. (New York, NY), February 1,   The following books from the Library's collections examine the history of the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and the emancipation of the slaves. The bibliography contains a selection of books for both general readers and for younger readers. The Thirteenth Amendment and American Freedom: A Legal History by Alexander Tsesis Call.

    13th is a American documentary by director Ava film explores the "intersection of race, justice, and mass incarceration in the United States;" it is titled after the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, adopted in , which abolished slavery throughout the United States and ended involuntary servitude except as a punishment for conviction of a by: Jason Moran.   A clause in the 13th Amendment effectively turned African-American convicts, like these inmates of Angola Prison in , into second-class citizens.

      With constitutional jurisprudence undergoing a revival, The Promises of Liberty provides a full portrait of the Thirteenth Amendment and its potential for ensuring liberty. The collection begins with Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David Brion Davis, who discusses the failure of the Thirteenth Amendment to achieve its framers' objectives.   The 13th Amendment: The Path to Ending Slavery Blog entry posted on Janu by Accessible Archives, Inc. On January 31st of the US House of Representatives passed the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution to officially abolish and prohibit slavery or involuntary servitude, except as punishment for a crime.


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In this narrative history and contextual analysis of the Thirteenth Amendment, slavery and freedom take center stage. Alexander Tsesis demonstrates how entrenched slavery was in pre-Civil War America, how central it was to the political events that resulted in the Civil War, and how it was the driving force that led to the adoption of an amendment that ultimately provided a substantive Cited by: 6.

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Alexander Tsesis. NYU Press, - Law - pages. 0 Reviews. In this narrative history and contextual analysis of the. In this narrative history and contextual analysis of the Thirteenth Amendment, slavery and freedom take center stage. Alexander Tsesis demonstrates how entrenched slavery was in pre-Civil War America, how central it was to the political events that resulted in the Civil War, and how it was the driving force that led to the adoption of an amendment that ultimately provided a substantive.

InLincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, which did not actually free any slaves. This book details the fate of emancipation after the Proclamation, focusing on the making and meaning of the Thirteenth Amendment, which abolished slavery just after the Civil War ended in Cited by: In this narrative history and contextual analysis of the Thirteenth Amendment, slavery and freedom take center stage.

Alexander Tsesis demonstrates how entrenched slavery was in pre-Civil War America, how central it was to the political events that resulted in the Civil War, and how it was the driving force that led to the adoption. “The Thirteenth Amendment is the ‘liberty amendment’ of the Constitution we most take for granted.

In this book, Christian Samito tells the fascinating and largely forgotten story of how Abraham Lincoln’s thinking about slavery and the Constitution gradually evolved 5/5(3).

In part one of this monograph, Alexander Tsesis analyzes nineteenth-century legal and social history for evidence that the Thirteenth Amendment not only abolished African slavery in the United States but also normatively expressed the intrinsic value of freedom for any group of persons arbitrarily identified by characteristics of race, ethnicity, gender, or sexual : William E.

Wiethoff. The Thirteenth Amendment and American Freedom: A Legal History (Constitutional Amendments) Hardcover – 12 Dec Alexander Tsesis (Author)Author: Alexander Tsesis. Lincoln and Freedom: Slavery, Emancipation, and the Thirteenth Amendment captures these historic times, profiling the individuals, events, Author: Harold Holzer.

Vorenberg's book is an interesting, detailed (although not mind-numbingly so) book about the adoption and the ratification of the Thirteenth Amendment, which is pretty However, this far less heralded book from by Brown history professor Michael Vorenberg is the one you should read if you are interested in reading the real story behind the /5.

Thirteenth Amendment, amendment () to the Constitution of the United States that formally abolished gh the words slavery and slave are never mentioned in the Constitution, the Thirteenth Amendment abrogated those sections of the Constitution which had tacitly codified the “peculiar institution”: Article I, Section 2, regarding apportionment of representation in the House.

The Thirteenth Amendment and American Freedom Tsesis, Alexander Published by NYU Press Tsesis, Alexander. The Thirteenth Amendment and American Freedom: A Legal by: 6. 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Primary Documents in American History Ratified inthe 13th Amendment abolished slavery in the United States.

This guide provides access to digital collections at the Library of Congress, external websites, and print materials related to the amendment. The 13th Amendment to the U.S.

Constitution, ratified in in the aftermath of the Civil War, abolished slavery in the United States. The 13th Amendment. Focusing on the making and meaning of the Thirteenth Amendment, Final Freedom looks at the struggle among legal thinkers, politicians, and ordinary Americans in the North and the border states to.

Get this from a library. The Thirteenth Amendment and American freedom: a legal history. [Alexander Tsesis] -- "In this narrative history and contextual analysis of the Thirteenth Amendment, slavery and freedom take center stage.

Alexander Tsesis demonstrates how entrenched slavery was in. The Thirteenth Amendment was monumental because it overrode all constitutional provisions that protected and furthered the institution of slavery.

Its ratification signaled the end not only of hereditary slavery but of all badges and incidents of servitude. By ratifying the Thirteenth Amendment inthe United States committed itself to Cited by: 6.

The Thirteenth Amendment and American Freedom: A Legal Alexander Tsesis. (New York: New York University Press, pp. Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Thirteenth Amendment and American Freedom (Hardcover) at. The 13th Amendment did not just end slavery; it “created a new fundamental right to personal freedom, applicable to all persons in the United States regardless of race, gender, class, or.Alexander Tsesis demonstrates how entrenched slavery was in pre-Civil War America, how central it was to the political events that resulted in the Civil War, and how it was the driving force that led to the adoption of an amendment that ultimately provided a substantive assurance of freedom for all American citizens."--BOOK JACKET.In this narrative history and contextual analysis of the Thirteenth Amendment, slavery and freedom take center stage.

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