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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Wealth and power , Bacon complained , had become distinctions used to “ set persons above the ordinary precepts of social virtues . ” After all , the hierarchy of humanity was really a social fiction designed to meet the temporary needs ...
... “ prohibiting entirely the association of any and all white persons from intercourse with them who do not observe the same rule rigidly . " 5 Bureaucracy thus served the needs of the slaveholders by enhancing their authority and at ...
Similar information was collected for all free persons living in the same household as the master for all but Weakley and Sullivan counties , a total of 408 households . The age , sex , and race ( black or mulatto ) of 4,632 slaves were ...
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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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