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 first concerns typicality : Every historian of the Old South knows that while the majority of slaves lived on units with more than twenty bondsmen , the majority of slaveholders owned five slaves or fewer .
With unconscious determination , slavery was fitted neatly into a typically hierarchical but uniquely Creole slaveholding culture.15 As late as 1853 , the majority of the planters in the sugar - producing parishes of Louisiana were ...
In Alabama and the Carolinas over seventy - five percent of the legislators owned slaves.48 Even though a majority of Southerners in most Deep South states probably had a material interest in slavery , masters still held political ...
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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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