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Among the methods of control: * Fear and intimidation. * Isolation. * Mental manipulation, degradation and ridicule. * Giving the slaves a pseudo-sense of security and protection.

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Who controlled the slaves during the American Revolution?

Masters controlled the slaves during the American Revolution. Mostly the war was fought in the north then in the south. So the war didn't effect their living really.

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Why were slaves uneducated?

Slaves were uneducated by their masters because their masters feared that they would revolt or find a way to get out of there.

Were the masters kind to the slaves?

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Because, they were property to their slave masters, and the slave masters could do anything that they wanted to the slaves in order for the slaves to keep their lives.

How did slaves remain loyal to their master?

slaves have to remain loyal to their masters or else they get beaten and whipped. most masters whip their slaves if they don't do what they are asked to. slaves have to be careful and do as they are asked.

What did James Henley Thornwell believed that would happen to slaves when slaves obey their masters?

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Cannibals All! or, Slaves Without Masters was written by George Fitzhugh in 1857

What did James Henley Thornwell believe happened to slaves when they obeyed their masters?

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What did all slaves have in common?

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What were slaves doing when they obeyed their masters according to James Henley?

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It depends on their masters. The majority of slave masters were cruel and harsh. They didn't at all consider how the slaves felt, after all they were slaves. But there was a rare case where the masters were kind. Some would even teach the young slaves how to read and write. It was very rare though.

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