Civil War and Emancipation Policy

Professor Brian Taylor talked about the military strategy and political policy goals of emancipation during the Civil War. He spoke about… read more

Civil War and Emancipation Policy Professor Brian Taylor talked about the military strategy and political policy goals of emancipation during the Civil War. He spoke about how ending slavery became a major goal for the Union as the war progressed and discussed the piecemeal ways slavery was ended in border states and in Confederate territory. He argued that emancipation was a process achieved gradually, rather than happening solely by the Emancipation Proclamation or the 13th Amendment. close

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  • Brian M. Taylor Assistant Professor Georgetown University->History Department

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Civil War and Emancipation Policy

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425235-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 20, 2017 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 28, 2017 | 1:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • May 20, 2017 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 21, 2017 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 28, 2017 | 1:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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