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" The Negro nations are, as a rule, submissive to slavery, because (Negroes) have little (that is essentially) human and have attributes that are quite similar to those of dumb... "
Cuba and Its Music: From the First Drums to the Mambo - Page 14
by Ned Sublette - 2007 - 688 pages
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The Muqaddimah : an introduction to history ; in three volumes. 1

Ibn Khaldūn - History - 1958 - 465 pages
...when people lose control of their own affairs and become the instrument of someone else. Therefore, the Negro nations are, as a rule, submissive to slavery,...(Negroes) have little that is (essentially) human and possess attributes that are quite similar to those of dumb animals, as we have stated. 34 Bedouins...
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Race and Slavery in the Middle East: An Historical Enquiry

Bernard Lewis - Medical - 1992 - 184 pages
...was made by Ibn Khaldun. Distinguishing between white slaves and black slaves he remarks: Therefore, the Negro nations are, as a rule, submissive to slavery,...attributes that are quite similar to those of dumb animals, as we have stated.'5 As Muslim power and the Islamic religion advanced farther into black...
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The End of Racism: Finding Values In An Age Of Technoaffluence

Dinesh D'Souza - Philosophy - 1996 - 756 pages
...Press, New Jersey, 1967, pp. 59, 63. 100. Distinguishing between white and black slaves, Khaldun writes, "Negro nations are, as a rule, submissive to slavery,...human and have attributes that are quite similar to dumb animals." Ibid., p. 117. 101. Bernard Lewis, "The Crows of the Arabs," in Henry Louis Gates, ed.,...
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Abolitionists Abroad: American Blacks and the Making of Modern West Africa

Lamin Sanneh - History - 2009 - 320 pages
..."Prolegomena to World History," written in 1377 CE, that God made Africa a natural source of slaves, for "the Negro nations are, as a rule, submissive to slavery,...attributes that are quite similar to those of dumb animals."2 The ruler of Borno thought differently. In 1391-92 he wrote a letter to the sultan of Egypt,...
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In the Image of God: Religion, Moral Values, and Our Heritage of Slavery

David Brion Davis - Philosophy - 2001 - 392 pages
...the Middle Ages, drew a significant line between white slaves and black slaves, and concluded that "the Negro nations are, as a rule submissive to slavery,...attributes that are quite similar to those of dumb animals." Khaldun added that "most of the Negroes of the first zone [the tropics] dwell in caves and...
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The African Renaissance: History, Significance and Strategy

Washington A. Jalango Okumu - Business & Economics - 2002 - 295 pages
...Khaldun observes that "therefore, the Negro nations are, as a rule, submissive to slavery because they have little that is essentially human and have attributes that are quite similar to those of animals" (Daily Nation, ibid, p. 6). The rise of the Arab influence reinforced the institution of slavery,...
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Philosophers on Race: Critical Essays

Julie K. Ward, Tommy L. Lott - Philosophy - 2002 - 305 pages
...someone else;" for this reason, the black nations are as a rule submissive to slavery, because they have little that is essentially human and have attributes that are quite similar to dumb animals, as I have stated."'* It troubles us to read these opinions. Philosophers claim that humanity...
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Challenging the Boundaries of Slavery

David Brion DAVIS - History - 2006 - 115 pages
...fourteenth-century Tunisian historian Ibn Khaldun when he wrote that black people "are, as a whole submissive to slavery, because Negroes have little...attributes that are quite similar to those of dumb animals."4 There can be no doubt that the increasing purchase or capture of sub-Saharan African slaves...
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An Invitation to Anthropology: The Structure, Evolution, and Cultural ...

Josep R. Llobera - Social Science - 2003 - 262 pages
...Ibn Khaldum, the most famous Arab philosopher of history of all times, could write in the Muqaddimah: 'The Negro nations are, as a rule submissive to slavery,...(Negroes) have little that is (essentially) human and possess attributes that are quite similar to those of the dumb animals' (Khaldum 1967: 117). There...
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An Invitation to Anthropology: The Structure, Evolution, and Cultural ...

Josep R. Llobera - Social Science - 2003 - 262 pages
...Ibn Khaldum, the most famous Arab philosopher of history of all times, could write in the Muqaddimah: 'The Negro nations are, as a rule submissive to slavery,...(Negroes) have little that is (essentially) human and possess attributes that are quite similar to those of the dumb animals' (Khaldum 1967: 117). There...
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