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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Although they rarely denied the blacks ' humanity outright , whites often professed to see relationships and similarities ... The equality of all human beings could be widely proclaimed as long as it was understood that blacks were ...
Thus , despite God's omnipotence , the state of human affairs was miserable , and for that evangelicals blamed mankind's sinfulness . Though defined in many ways , sin was generally equated with irreligiosity and was usually ascribed to ...
Born and raised “ in the midst of slavery , ” Jeremiah Jeter never considered the question of whether human bondage “ was right or wrong . ” Nevertheless , he was always moved by the “ great severity ” of slavery , and so " grew up with ...
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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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