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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By the same principle , “ no overseer , however high his standing , should hesitate to obey implicitly the orders of his employer . " 4 The construction of a plantation bureaucracy was part of a conscious effort to create social ...
Overseers , he thought , “ require little less oversight from their employers than the negroes require from them and ... If they preferred that their slaves be well treated , they also insisted that the overseer produce the maximum in ...
Haller Nutt's overseer tried to wait until the owner arrived at his Louisiana plantation before celebrating Christmas , “ but the negros being very anxious for the frolicks , ” the overseer was forced to begin the celebration the next ...
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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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