Race in the American South : from slavery to civil rights / David Brown and Clive Webb

Author(s): Brown, David, 1968 Apr. 25-
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Subjects: Racism--Southern States--History
African Americans--Southern States--Social conditions
Slavery--Southern States--History
African Americans--Civil rights--Southern States--History
Civil rights movements--Southern States--History
Racism--United States--History
Southern States--Race relations
United States--Race relations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2007
LC Classification: E
Table of Contents: 1. Red, white and black : Native Americans, Europeans and Africans meet in the Chesapeake 11
2. Systematising slavery : the making of the plantation system in the eighteenth century 35
3. Slavery, race, and the American Revolution 63
4. A white man's republic in the Antebellum South 88
5. The paradoxical institution : Antebellum slavery 119
6. A fragile freedom : the Civil War and the collapse of slavery 149
7. 'The white supreme' : race relations in the Jim Crow South 180
8. A world of their own : black culture and resistance 208
9. The challenge of reform : the South in the era of the World Wars 233
10. Moderates and militants : the struggle for the white South 262
11. 'We shall overcome' : the civil rights movement 290
12. A dream unfulfilled : race in the contemporary South 320
Additional Authors: Webb, Clive, 1970-
Notes: LCCN: 2007012091
ISBN: 9780813032023 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0813032024 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780813032030 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0813032032 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [354]-374) and index
Physical Description: vi, 392 p. : maps ; 25 cm
OCLC Number: 122701421
ISBN/ISSN: 9780813032023
0813032024
9780813032030
0813032032

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