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" The parent storms, the child looks on, catches the lineaments of wrath, puts on the same airs in the circle of smaller slaves, gives a loose to his worst of passions, and thus nursed, educated, and daily exercised in tyranny, cannot but be stamped by... "
Anti-slavery Manual: Containing a Collection of Facts and Arguments on ... - Page 31
by La Roy Sunderland - 1837 - 142 pages
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A HIDEOUS MONSTER OF THE MIND

Bruce R. Dain, Associate Professor of History Bruce Dain - History - 2002 - 321 pages
...City (and reputed to be Alexander Hamilton's son), referred to Jefferson's statement that the white man "must be a prodigy who can retain his manners and morals undepraved" by slaveowning. Hamilton asked rhetorically, "But what station above the common employment of craftsmen...
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Reparations for Slavery: A Reader

Ronald P. Salzberger, Mary Turck - History - 2004 - 349 pages
...the lineaments of wrath, puts on the same airs in the circle of smaller slaves, gives a loose to the worst of passions, and thus nursed, educated, and...manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. 33. Painter, "Soul Murder and Slavery," 131 . 34. Painter, "Soul Murder and Slavery," 134. 35. Painter,...
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Mastery, Tyranny, and Desire: Thomas Thistlewood and His Slaves in the Anglo ...

Trevor Burnard - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 320 pages
...when he noted that slave ownership "nursed, educated and daily exercised" habits of tyranny so that "the man must be a prodigy who can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances." Outside observers condemned Jamaicans for their brutality, wondering if residence in "the Torrid Zone"...
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American Political Rhetoric: A Reader

Peter Augustine Lawler, Robert Martin Schaefer - Political Science - 2005 - 427 pages
...the lineaments of wrath, puts on the same airs in the circle of smaller slaves, gives a loose to the worst of passions, and thus nursed, educated, and...manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. And with what execration should the statesman be loaded, who permitting one half the citizens thus...
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The Essential Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson, Jean M. Yarbrough - Presidents - 1963 - 328 pages
...But generally it is not sufficient. The parent storms, the child looks on, catches the lineaments4 of wrath, puts on the same airs in the circle of smaller...manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. And with what execration' should the statesman be loaded, who permitting one half the citizens thus...
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Documenting American Violence: A Sourcebook

Christopher Waldrep, Michael Bellesiles - History - 2006 - 416 pages
...and Revelry in Early America (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2002), 45. not but be stamped by it with odious peculiarities. The...can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances.8 That Jefferson knew exactly the extent and nature of that tyranny may be evidenced...
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Classics of American Political and Constitutional Thought: Origins through ...

Scott J. Hammond, Kevin R. Hardwick, Howard Leslie Lubert - History - 2007 - 1193 pages
...it should always be a sufficient one that his child is present. But generally it is not sufficient. calamitys which woud be brought upon us by such an attempt, it woud cost our mother And with what execration should the statesman be loaded, who permitting one half the citizens thus...
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Desire, Violence & Divinity in Modern Southern Fiction: Katherine Anne ...

Gary M. Ciuba - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 287 pages
...all education in him. From his cradle to his grave he is learning to do what he sees others do. . . . The parent storms, the child looks on, catches the...manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. (162) Schooled in Aristotelian psychology to view humans as mimetic creatures, Jefferson wrote an almost...
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Lies Across America: What American Historic Sites Get Wrong

James W. Loewen - Education - 2007 - 464 pages
...one part, and degrading submissions on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it... and thus nursed, educated and daily exercised in tyranny,...can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances.1 The panel's second sentence as arranged by Padover seems a pious plea to pay tribute...
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The Making of John Ledyard: Empire and Ambition in the Life of an Early ...

Edward G. Gray - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 224 pages
...Children see the "unremitting despotism" of the master and the "degrading submissions of the slave" and "thus nursed, educated, and daily exercised in...can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances."3 Why Ledyard never saw the parallel between the effects of despotism and the effects...
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