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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Hinds got no farther than Mississippi , where he decided to take up the practice of medicine . Accustomed to town life and community leadership , his family now lived “ almost in the woods — one cabbin onley to shelter us and our little ...
Benjamin Fitzpatrick was admitted to the practice of law in Alabama in 1821. Within five years , having participated in some law suits regarding conflicting property claims among slaveholders , he had built up a clientele sufficiently ...
Most continued to invest in land and slaves with the profits from their practices . Thus a young Tennessee lawyer worked as a ... His law practice prospered , and by 1794 he owned ten slaves . By 1798 , according to the Davidson 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
THE MARKET CULTURE
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