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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These comparisons , it should be stressed , are between poor or broadly based populations in the North and the ... in the local population were a part of life for most slaveholders , whether they participated in the movement or not .
The state's population tripled in just ten years , and half of the increase was in slaves . The number of slaveholders jumped from just over eight thousand to nearly twenty thousand , the overwhelming majority of whom owned fewer than ...
In Coweta , the slave population of just over 7,000 was nearly equal to the white population . Some counties were extraordinarily wealthy , while others were well below the southern average . The number of slaveholders in each county ...
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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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