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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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 ...
The slaveholders ' adherence to the principles of representative democracy was established by the early national period and was reinforced by the conflicts of that age . In 1796 a Virginia slaveholder wrote of his fear that the ...
... visions projected by the advocates of immediate secession.17 Most SLAVEHOLDERS viewed their decision to secede not as a rejection of the principles upon which the Union was founded but as a reaffirmation of those principles .
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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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