Archive | February 21, 2014

Relationship Between Sanctions and Slavery

   The following is the relationship between sanctions and slavery according to John Thompson:

   There were negative sanctions for the slaves.  If the slave owner did not treat the slaves decently, then the slaves would not be willing to work for that owner very well.  For example, if the slave owner did not dress, feed, treat, etc. the slaves fairly, then the slaves will have less effort to work for that owner. Continue reading