This paper discusses the political philosophies and achievements of Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln.
# 123564 | 1,250 words | 4 sources | MLA | 2008 |
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in History (Leaders) , History (U.S. Presidency) , Political Science (Election and Campaigns) , Political Science (Political Theory)
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In this article, the writer examines the political philosophies of Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass. The writer discusses the extent to which the goals and strategies of these individuals correspond with each other and the extent to which their political philosophies were convergent or divergent.
From the Paper:"This paper examines the extent to which the political philosophies and achievements of Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln corresponded and supported each other and to what extent their political goals were divergent.
"... Democrats split into two factions those who were pro-slavery and moderates that opposed slavery. Abraham Lincoln was the candidate of the Republican Party and opposed the spread of slavery into new territories. When Frederick Douglass determined that the Democrats had no chance of winning the election he chose to ..."
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