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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were probably unfamiliar with plantation management theory . The circulation figures for agricultural periodicals were fairly low , and most slaveholders never read such journals at all . Judging from their letters , thousands of ...
Bennet Barrow repeatedly beat , caned , imprisoned , and even shot his own slaves , yet professed in his diary to be shocked by a fellow master who whipped a slave to death.32 Such contradictions went to the heart of management theory .
Yet , as the writings of countless proslavery apologists demonstrated , the rejection of the theory that blacks were a different " type ” of human never implied a corresponding rejection of the idea that blacks were inferior .
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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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