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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In short , how could the slaveholders ' ideology prove so malleable as to reinforce simultaneously their devotion to black slavery and to democratic freedom ? It is here , in the triumph of the slaveholders ' liberalism , that the ...
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 ...
Thus they actively embraced the capitalistic economy , arguing that sheer material interest , properly understood , would prove both economically profitable and socially stabilizing . But this intense devotion to the capitalistic spirit ...
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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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