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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John Houston Bills , a Tennessee slaveholder , expressed " disappointment ... in man pretending to be governed by Correct christian principles when their actions prove the controlling principle to be Money . " 15 Thus the moral lesson ...
Great Britain , a Maryland slaveholder , Freeborn Garretson , rejected secular principles in explaining his decision to free his slaves . “ It was God , not man , that taught me the impropriety of holding slaves , " Garretson insisted ...
For the only Whig principle that consistently attracted anti - Jackson planters was a studied resistance to the democratic impulse . Most slaveholders , including the majority of planters , had no need for such a philosophy.53 In ...
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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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