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Our Country is the World: Radical American Abolitionists Abroad
(Johns Hopkins University, 2006)
Antebellum abolitionists participated—through correspondence, print, and travel—in extensive transatlantic reform networks and often considered themselves citizens of the world. William Lloyd Garrison, the radical antislavery ...
Repealing Unions: American Abolitionists, Irish Repeal, and the Origins of Garrisonian Disunionism
(Journal of the Early Republic, 2008)
The Fourth and the First: Abolitionist Holidays, Respectability, and Radical Interracial Reform
(American Quarterly, 2005)
His Brothers' Keeper: John Brown, Moral Stewardship, and Interracial Abolitionism
(Slavery and Abolition, 2011-03)
Recent biographies of abolitionist John Brown emphasize his uniqueness and cast him as an anomalous figure in the antislavery movement. This article, however, makes the case for Brown’s representativeness by connecting his ...
Elusive Neutrality: Christian Humanitarianism and the Question of Palestine, 1948-1967
(University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014)
This article examines the history of Protestant humanitarian interventions on behalf of Palestinian refugees between 1948 and 1967. Deeply concerned with Arab suffering, Protestant churches organized under the World Council ...