Is There a Southern Political Tradition? / Edition 1

Is There a Southern Political Tradition? / Edition 1

by Charles W. Eagles, William J. (Ed.) Cooper
     
 

ISBN-10: 0878058516

ISBN-13: 9780878058518

Pub. Date: 04/01/1996

Publisher: University Press of Mississippi

A mixed answer from a company of scholars who survey the spectrum of southern politics and politicians  See more details below

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A mixed answer from a company of scholars who survey the spectrum of southern politics and politicians

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780878058518
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
Publication date:
04/01/1996
Series:
Chancellor Porter L. Fortune Symposium in Southern History Series, #1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.53(w) x 8.49(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Prophet with Posthumous Honor: John C. Calhoun and the Southern Political Tradition3
Jefferson Davis and the Sudden Disappearance of Southern Politics27
Commentary
Booker T. Washington and the Political Economy of Black Accommodation51
Commentary
The Folklore of Southern Demagoguery79
Commentary
Lyndon Johnson and the Outer South145
Commentary
Constructing Southern Lives: Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, and the Art of Political Biography175
Commentary
Notes207
Contributors235
Index237

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