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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Although they recognized the class divisions about them , they hardly seemed willing to accept the status quo as divinely inspired , often resisting the efforts of wealthy South Carolina planters to have Georgia's ...
16 What irked observers most of all about the slaveholders of French descent was the durability of their rich cultural heritage and their seeming refusal to adopt as their own the overt materialism of the age .
A backwoods farmer in Shepardstown , Virginia , Boteler grew a variety of fruits and vegetables but seemed to get most of his money from cutting and hauling lumber . Nor was he a man at ease with himself . “ My birth day — 30 years of ...
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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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