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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If upward mobility was not the norm , if slaves were simply controlled by the richest planters who passed on their property from generation to generation , there would not have been such a substantial growth in the number of ...
It took form in the rapidly expanding slave economy of the antebellum period and so produced a world view that equated upward mobility with westward migration . For unlike plantation life , physical movement , upward mobility ...
Davidson , just out of college , had no trouble accepting the prevailing ideology of upward mobility . “ A young man of energy and good character in the South can make a fortune , ” he wrote . Yet Davidson himself was not especially ...
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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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