Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references ( pages 199-204) and index.
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Towards confronting "the hatred by the other human" Facing alterity : the ethics of conversion in Crevecoeur's Letters from an American farmer In the name of "justice and humanity" : Thomas Paine's ethical envisionings of the American Republic Standing in the "field of freedom" : Thomas Jefferson and the reverberations of that declaratory promise Fugitive poseurs : the native eloquence of Frederick Douglass and Sarah Winnemucca In the presence of the great American criminal : John Brown's triumphant failure at Harpers Ferry.