Humanities in Class: Webinar Series

Lincoln’s Presidency

Lead Scholar: Matthew Pinsker (Professor of History, Dickinson College)

November 17, 2010

Did Abraham Lincoln violate the Constitution in his actions as commander-in-chief? When and why did Lincoln change his mind about making the Civil War about emancipation?

Subjects: Political Science; History; Presidents of the United States; American History; American Civil War; Emancipation