Slavery in White and Black: Class and Race in the Southern Slaveholders' New World Order

Slavery in White and Black: Class and Race in the Southern Slaveholders' New World Order

by Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, Eugene D. Genovese
     
 

This book asks to what extent Southern slaveholders believed the doctrine that enslavement was the best possible condition for all labor.See more details below

Overview

This book asks to what extent Southern slaveholders believed the doctrine that enslavement was the best possible condition for all labor.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521897006
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/27/2008
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

1. The impending collapse of capitalism; 2. Hewers of wood, drawers of water; 3. Travelers to the south, southerners abroad; 4. The squaring of circles; 5. The appeal to social theory; 6. Perceptions and realities.

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