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Creating citizenship in the nineteenth-century South / edited by William A. Link ... [et al.].

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Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2013.
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viii, 302 p. ; 24 cm
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Other Title:
Creating citizenship in the 19th century South
Subjects:
Southern States -- Politics and government -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Citizenship -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Southern States -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Southern States -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses.
African Americans -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Slavery -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Summary:
An edited collection resulting from four international conferences held between 2008 and 2010 on the theme of citizenship in the nineteenth-century American South.
Contents:
Part 1: Citizenship in an enslaved society
1. "Ter show yo de value of slaves": The pricing of human property / Daina Ramey Berry
2. Rewriting the free negro past: Joseph Lumpkin, proslavery ideology, and citizenship in Antebellum Georgia / Watson Jennison
3. Free people of color, expulsion, and enslavement in the Antebellum South / Emily West
4. Citizenship, democracy, and the structure of politics in the old South: John Calhoun's conundrum / David Brown
Part 2: Reconstructing citizenship
5. Personal reconstructions: Confederates as citizens in the post-Civil War South / James J. Broomall
6. Citizenship and racial order in post-Civil War Atlanta / William A. Link
7. The antithesis of Union men and Confederate rebels: loyal citizenship in the post-Civil War South / Susanna Michele Lee
Part 3: Reimagining citizenship
8. Dark Satanic fields: Uncle Tom's cabin, industrialization, and the U.S. imperial imaginary / Jennifer Rae Greeson
9. Fables of the reconstruction: the citizen as character / Scott Romine
10. White supremacy and the question of black citizenship in the post-emancipation South / Daryl Michael Scott
11. Tolentino, Cable, and Tourgee confront the new South and the new imperialism / Peter Schmidt
Epilogue: Place as everywhere: on globalizing the American South / Michael O'brien.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Link, William A.
ISBN:
9780813044132 (alk. paper)
0813044138 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
806013190