American Slavery: A Historical Exploration of Literature (Historical Explorations of Literature)

American Slavery: A Historical Exploration of Literature (Historical Explorations of Literature)

By: Robert Felgar (author)Hardback

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Utilizing key selections from American literature, this volume aligns with ELA Common Core Standards to give students a fresh perspective on and a keener understanding of slavery in the United States. * Helps students understand classic works of American literature from the slavery era by putting them in the context of history, society, and culture * Helps students understand social and political issues relative to slavery by analyzing their appearance in period literature * Documents how African Americans have been able to combat slavery and racism against almost insurmountable odds * Provides teachers with a ready-reference that aligns with Common Core Standards in English Language Arts (ELA) in Social Studies (informational texts) * Includes support tools such as document excerpts, discussion questions and areas for study, and guidance on further research

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About Author

Robert Felgar, PhD, is professor of English and department head at Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, AL.

Product Details

  • publication date: 25/11/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781610696470
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 247
  • ID: 9781610696470
  • weight: 599
  • ISBN10: 1610696476

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