The Ruling Race: A History of American Slaveholders
Knopf, 1982 - 307 halaman
This study analyzes the market economy of the South, the people and groups that constituted the class of slaveholders, and the paradox of a Southern ideology, rooted in the economy, that emphasized equality of opportunity, patriotism, democracy, and racis
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17 Attacks on materialism were part and parcel of Christian tradition ; but within the context of a slave society ... Slaveholding ministers felt most strongly that Christianity could not be reconciled with the treatment of slaves .
And yet , his own arguments revealed a continuing inability personally to reconcile slavery and Christianity . ... In effect , the only way slaveholders could justify preaching Christian doctrine to their bondsmen was by ignoring their ...
But Christianity questioned slavery's implicit dehumanization , and evangelical Protestantism went on to assert a ... of slavery with their patriotic ideals found it hard to be a Christian and a slaveholder at the same time .
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Oakes provides ample evidence in the Chapter "Mater Class Pluralism" for the existence of a democratic and pluralistic tradition in the antebellum South. In Oakes' account, the antebellum South was ... Baca ulasan lengkap
THE MARKET CULTURE
The Slaveholders Pilgrimage
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