Bury The Chains

Author: Adam Hochschild
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330469908
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Bury The Chains tells the remarkable story of the men who sought to end slavery and brought the issue to the heart of British political life. ‘Hochschild's marvellous book is a timely reminder of what a small group of determined people, ...

Not A Choice Not A Job

Author: JANICE G. RAYMOND
Publisher: Potomac Books, Inc.
ISBN: 1612346278
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... Le- gitimating Prostitution as Sex Work: UN Labour Organization (ILO) Calls for
Recognition of the Sex Industry (North Amherst, MA: Coalition Against Trafficking
in Women, 1999), http://www.catwinternational.org/Home /Article/61-legitimating-
prostitution-as-sex-work-un-labour-organization -ilo-calls-for-recognition-of-the-
sex-industry. 3. Adam Hochschild, Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the
Fight to Free an Empire's Slaves (Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 2005), 140. 4.

Half The Way Home

Author: Adam Hochschild
Publisher: HMH
ISBN: 0547561563
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It also won a J. Anthony Lukas award in the United States, the Lionel Gelber
Prize in Canada, and the Duff Cooper Prize in England. Hochschild's latest book,
Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire's Slaves,
isforthcoming in 2005. The author's books have been translated into twelve
languages. Three have been named Notable Books of the Year by the New York
Times Book Review. Besides his books, Hochschild has written for The New
Yorker, Harper's ...

First Of The Year 2009

Author: DeMott, Benj
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 1412823668
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Radical. History. Channel. First of the Month Adam Hochschild's acclaimed King
Leopold's Ghost recovered the nearly forgotten history of greed, colonial terror
and resistance in Central Africa. His book Bury the Chains, which tells how “
prophets and ...

The Moral Arc

Author: Michael Shermer
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 0805096930
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Bury the Chains: The British Struggle to Abolish Slavery. London: Macmillan. The
Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to the Year 1803. Vol.
XXIX. 1817. London: T. C. Hansard, 278. Festinger, Leon, Henry W. Riecken, and
Stanley Schachter. 1964. When Prophecy Fails: A Social and Psychological
Study. New York: Harper & Row, 3. Trivers, Robert. 2011. The Folly of Fools: The
Logic of Deceit and Self-Deception in Human Life. New York: Basic Books; Tavris
, ...

Social Entrepreneurship

Author: David Bornstein
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199746079
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In Bury the Chains, Adam Hochschild explains that at the end of the eighteenth
century, well over threequarters of all people were living in slavery or serfdom. Of
those not enslaved, the majority were forced to submit to the rule of kings or
dictators, locked into immutable traditions that did not permit dissent, or
consigned to short lives characterized by crushing poverty, disease, and violence
. Until recently, even in developed countries, women, darkskinned people, the
disabled, and any ...

The Grateful Slave

Author: George Boulukos
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 052188571X
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3 Thomas Clarkson even envisioned slaves ''being bound to their masters by
gratitude'' after the amelioration forced by abolishing the trade.4 Such visions of
ameliorated slavery, however, would. 1 See James Walvin, England, Slaves and
Freedom 1776–1838 (Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1986), 106–9,
and Hochschild, Bury the Chains, 110. 2 This convergence has not been widely
discussed by historians. For a call for scholars to attend to it, see Matt D. Childs,
review of ...

Peter Singer Under Fire

Author: Jeffrey A. Schaler
Publisher: Open Court
ISBN: 0812697693
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... John, 171 Hinduism, 501 Hirsch, Fred, 250 Hochschild, Adam, 256–58 Bury
the Chains, 256 Hodgson, D.H. Consequences of Utilitarianism, 20 Hoerster,
Norbert, 398 hospital thought experiment, 435 Howard, John, 72 Human, Alan,
20 human/animal distinction, questions about, xviii–xix human behavior,
explaining, xix humanism, 77–78 humanitarian assistance, critics of, 234–37
human needs, variations in, 249–250 humans, importance of, question of, 78–84
human prejudice, ...

King Leopold S Ghost

Author: Adam Hochschild
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330469940
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A Story of Greed, Terror and Heroism in Colonial Africa Adam Hochschild.
BOOKS BY ADAM HOCHSCHILD Half the Way Home: A Memoir of Father and
Son The Mirror at Midnight: A South African Journey The Unquiet Ghost:
Russians Remember Stalin Finding the Trapdoor: Essays, Portraits, Travels Bury
the Chains: The British Struggle to Abolish Slavery The Congo in 1900 0 200
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Bringing Home The Dharma

Author: Jack Kornfield
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 083482762X
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This time, Shakyamuni Buddha could not stop the conflict, and the Magadhan
army destroyed Kapilavastu. We cannot control the outcome of our actions. Still,
we can turn toward the world, plant good seeds, and trust that they will eventually
bear fruit. Whenever a few people are committed to the vision of a free and just
humanity, transformation can happen, despite the greatest odds. The story of one
such amazing transformation is told in Bury the Chains, by Adam Hochschild.