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The Resource American taxation, American slavery, Robin Einhorn, (electronic resource)

American taxation, American slavery, Robin Einhorn, (electronic resource)

Label
American taxation, American slavery
Title
American taxation, American slavery
Statement of responsibility
Robin Einhorn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In American Taxation, American Slavery, Robin Einhorn shows the deep, broad, and continuous influence of slavery on America's fear and loathing of taxes. From the earliest colonial times right up to the Civil War, slaveholding elites feared strong and democratic government as a threat to the institution of slavery. Einhorn reveals how the heated battles over taxation, the power to tax, and the distribution of tax burdens were rooted not in debates over personal liberty but rather in the rights of slaveholders to hold human beings as property. Along the way, she exposes the antidemocratic origi
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1960-
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Einhorn, Robin L.
Dewey number
336.200973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Taxation
  • Slavery
  • States' rights (American politics)
  • United States
  • United States
Label
American taxation, American slavery, Robin Einhorn, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-325) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue : taxation without representation -- Colonial tax systems -- Virginia -- Massachusetts -- Variations -- National tax debates -- The origin of the tariff -- Direct taxes -- The synthesis in the states -- Property taxes -- Epilogue : James Madison on slave taxes -- Appendix : how to talk about taxes
Control code
ocn309904344
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226194899
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)309904344
Label
American taxation, American slavery, Robin Einhorn, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-325) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue : taxation without representation -- Colonial tax systems -- Virginia -- Massachusetts -- Variations -- National tax debates -- The origin of the tariff -- Direct taxes -- The synthesis in the states -- Property taxes -- Epilogue : James Madison on slave taxes -- Appendix : how to talk about taxes
Control code
ocn309904344
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226194899
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)309904344

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