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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Interestingly , they reveal that slaveholders were no less mobile than antebellum northern urbanites . The persistence rate of Bostonians from 1850 to 1860 was thirty - nine percent , indicating a rapid turnover in the city's population ...
c . , are all less than dust of the balance when weighed against the charms of some wealthy heiress , possessor of slaves , ” she wrote her brother in 1836 , and “ the hope of winning her & enjoying the ease of the paternal mansion ...
Conservatives evoked images of bloodshed no less startling than those projected by the advocates of secession . But by cooperationist reasoning , secession itself would bring on the cataclysm disunionists were hoping to avert .
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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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