Halls of Honor: College Men in the Old South

Halls of Honor: College Men in the Old South

by Robert F. Pace
     
 

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Halls of Honor represents a significant update of E. Merton Coulter's 1928 classic work, College Life in the Old South, which focused on the University of Georgia. Through extensive research into records, letters, and diaries of students and faculty from more than twenty institutions, Pace creates a vivid portrait of adolescent rebelliousness struggling with the

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Halls of Honor represents a significant update of E. Merton Coulter's 1928 classic work, College Life in the Old South, which focused on the University of Georgia. Through extensive research into records, letters, and diaries of students and faculty from more than twenty institutions, Pace creates a vivid portrait of adolescent rebelliousness struggling with the ethic to cultivate a public face of industry, respect, and honesty.Pace's lively study will widen the discussion of antebellum southern college life for decades to come.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807138731
Publisher:
Louisiana State University Press
Publication date:
04/18/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
168
File size:
2 MB

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"All readers should be grateful to Professor Pace for reopening in graceful and lucidfashion an important and fascinating element of the history of higher education in theSouth." -- The Alabama Review

"This easy-to-read and interesting book must become a building block for southern educational history and should be read by scholars and students of antebellum southern culture." -- The Journal of American History

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