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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The rate of interest allowed is but 8 pr . cent . So much is this below the real value that a man will let his debts go unpaid , pay interest and costs and buy negroes for making cotton or land and think it even then profitable and will ...
John Houston Bills never stopped buying slaves either . In 1845 he counted forty - five bondsmen on his Tennessee farm . With his remarriage the following year , Bills stepped up his interest in accumulating more lands , larger harvests ...
Slaveholding parents , particularly those influenced by the middle - class precepts of antebellum America , took a keen interest in the moral and material development of their children , and in many cases their interest was doting and ...
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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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