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Born a Child of Freedom, Yet a Slave
Mechanisms of Control and Strategies of Resistance in Antebellum South Carolina
Norrece T. Jones, Jr.

Wesleyan University Press



Contents

• Preface
• Illustrations
• Introduction
• The Challenge of Control
• The Threat of Sale: The Black Family as a Mechanism of Control
• A System of Rewards and Punishments
• Tactics of Divide and Rule
• Slave Religion: The Dialectics of Faith
• Combatants Suppressed, But Not Controlled
• Born a Child of Freedom, Yet a Slave
• Notes
• Bibliography
• Index

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