What is the opposite or aversion of self reliance?

Conformity

What is the opposite of self reliance according to the third paragraph?

These two can get confused with each other but there is a foremost difference between them. According to the fourth paragraph and Emerson, a person’s most sacred possession is the integrity on one’s mind. According to the third paragraph and to Emerson, self-reliance is an aversion to society.

What caused abolition of slavery?

The Industrial Revolution and advances and improvements in agriculture were benefiting the British economy. The slave trade ceased to be profitable. Plantations ceased to be profitable. The slave trade was overtaken by a more profitable use of ships.

Which countries abolished slavery first?

Haiti (then Saint-Domingue) formally declared independence from France in 1804 and became the first sovereign nation in the Western Hemisphere to unconditionally abolish slavery in the modern era. The northern states in the U.S. all abolished slavery by 1804.