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Dixie redux : essays in honor of Sheldon Hackney / edited by Raymond Arsenault and Orville Vernon Burton.

Publication:
Montgomery, AL : NewSouth Books, [2013]
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xxxvi, 467 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Southern States -- History.
Confederate States of America -- History.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Southern States -- Race relations -- History.
Southern States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- History.
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
American Civil War (1861-1865).
African Americans -- Civil rights.
Civil rights movements.
Political science.
Race relations.
Southern States.
United States.
United States -- Confederate States of America.
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
A collection of pieces by Southern historians honoring scholar, university provost and president, and National Endowment for the Humanities chairman Sheldon Hackney.
Contents:
The proslavery argument and Nazi ideology / Michael O'Brien
On judging Nat Turner / Randall Kennedy
American navies and British neutrality during the Civil War / James M. McPherson
The true picture as it really was / Drew Gilpin Faust
Wars : ours and theirs / Stephanie McCurry
Alabama emancipates / J. Mills Thornton III
The Civil War matter? / Steven Hahn
Revisiting the black matriarchy / Orville Vernon Burton
Turn signals / David Moltke-Hansen
A southern radical and his songs / Charles Joyner
Lessons along the color line / Patricia Sullivan
The goddamn boss / Thomas Sugrue
From racial liberalism to racial literacy / Lani Guinier
The Montgomery Bus Boycott and American politics / Raymond Arsenault
The double death of Martin Luther King Jr. / Paul M. Gaston
Birmingham, 1978 / William R. Ferris
Minority representation in Alabama / Peyton McCrary
Strange career and the need for a second reconstruction of the history of race relations / J. Morgan Kousser
C Vann Woodward / Sheldon Hackney
Select bibliography of Sheldon Hackney.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Arsenault, Raymond, author, editor of compilation.
Burton, Orville Vernon, author, editor of compilation.
Hackney, Sheldon, 1933-2013, honoree.
ISBN:
9781588382979 (hardcover)
1588382974 (hardcover)
9781603062756 (ebook)
OCLC:
829754916
Publisher Number:
99956689727