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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County , North Carolina , the percentage of white families owning slaves increased from 14.9 in 1790 to 27.7 in 1860 , with no significant concentration of wealth among planters.5 But the economic structure of antebellum southern ...
Different patterns of economic development influenced the colonial slaveholding class . In the Chesapeake region , tobacco became the chief crop , and its fortunes shaped the destinies of numerous Virginia “ aristocrats ” as well as ...
economic influence of the Scottish tobacco merchants , and provoked the closing of the African slave trade , thereby ... But the growth of the cotton market , beginning in the 1790's , revitalized the slave economy , prolonged its life ...
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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
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