The Problem of Slavery

Teaching the Problem of Slavery in America

Editors and Contributors:  Chara Haeussler Bohan, R. Robert Baker, and LaGarret J. King                                                                                                                                                                    Publisher:  New York, Peter Lang     Coming Winter 2020

Each section of this volume has a narrative introduction that explains the subject of slavery through human stories while also informing the teacher about what the latest scholarship has revealed about slavery's place in American history. Each section of the book also has one to three lesson plans and specific advice for teaching about slavery in the classroom. The book provides pre- and in-service teachers and methods instructors historical content, lesson plans, and primary source materials.