Religion, Race, and Reconstruction: The Public School in the Politics of the 1870s

Religion, Race, and Reconstruction: The Public School in the Politics of the 1870s

by Ward M. McAfee, Ward McAfee
     
 

ISBN-10: 0791438481

ISBN-13: 9780791438480

Pub. Date: 08/28/1998

Publisher: State University of New York Press

Simultaneously resurrects a lost dimension of a most important segment of American history and illuminates America's present and future by showing the role religious issues played in Reconstruction during the 1870s.

Religion, Race, and Reconstruction simultaneously resurrects a lost dimension of a most important segment of American history and illuminates

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Simultaneously resurrects a lost dimension of a most important segment of American history and illuminates America's present and future by showing the role religious issues played in Reconstruction during the 1870s.

Religion, Race, and Reconstruction simultaneously resurrects a lost dimension of a most important segment of American history and illuminates America’s present and future by showing the role religious issues played in Reconstruction during the 1870s.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791438480
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Series:
SUNY series, Religion and American Public Life Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
317
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Illustrations

Acknowledgments

Introduction

1. Prologue to the Seventies

2. Church, State, and School

3. Dividing the School Funds

4. Educating the Freedmen

5. Federal Aid to Education

6. Reconstruction's Racial Dissolution

7. Backlash: 1874

8. The Anti-Catholic Antidote

9. The End of Reconstruction

Notes

Bibliography

Index

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