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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“ Never forget to be kind to your inferiors , " an Alabama mistress wrote her daughter in 1843. “ Learn to govern yourself , get a habit of self - control while young , and you have no idea what an advantage it will be to you in after ...
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 ...
The bondsmen never took control of the farms on which they worked , but neither did they permit their masters to take ... By their ceaseless complaints about the difficulty of managing bondsmen , masters recognized what reformers never ...
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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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