Even as women became more active in the cause, many of their fellow antislavery activists continued to disapprove of these female speakers in 1840, for instance, the world anti-slavery convention refused to seat female delegates. Between the black female abolitionists however, there was no confusion the abolition of slavery was their first and only priority (bennett 163) maria miller w stewart maria stewart was one of the first women to “smash the taboo against female public speakers (bennett 163) she was a connecticut orphan, born in 1803.
1869 women's rights movement splits over precedence of suffrage for black men over women stanton, anthony, and gage form the national woman suffrage association the american woman suffrage association, includes lucy stone, douglass and gerrit smith and supports suffrage for blacks, then women 1869 national prohibition party organized.
• geographic expansion in the 1840s gave abolitionists the chance to link antislavery activism to a goal many white northerners endorsed - limiting the geographic expansion of slavery the movement entered politics through the liberty party which opposed expansion of slavery into new western territories. Her ability to use various narrative tactics to appeal to a wide range of readers allowed her novel to reach its maximum readership uncle tom's cabin shares characteristics of three of the most popular types of literature of the period: the sentimental novel, the slave narrative, and abolitionist literature (also called abolitionist propaganda. Temperance movements may criticize excessive alcohol use, promote complete abstinence, or pressure the government to enact anti-alcohol legislation american temperance society the society benefited from, and contributed to, a reform sentiment in much of the country promoting the abolition of slavery, expanding women's rights, temperance, and.
Start studying chapter 11 apush learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools search temperance movements may criticize excessive alcohol use, promote complete abstinence, or pressure the government to enact anti-alcohol legislation was a prominent member of the abolition movement that led against. Start studying abolition and women's rights movements, part 2 learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Evangelicalism as a social movement american abolitionism and religion civil war: the southern perspective religion in the civil war: the northern perspective ambivalence arises from the conflict that readers feel between sympathy for brown’s liberating cause and their own revulsion at the hard, terroristic destructiveness, which he. The use of emotional appeals to promote the movement for abolition among white female readers in harriet jacobs's incidents in the life of a slave girl.
The cause of immediate emancipation, as the abolitionists came to define it, had a different germ of inspiration from those enlightenment ideals that jefferson had articulated: the rise of a fervent religious reawakening just as the new republic was being created.