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Southern society and its transformations, 1790-1860

Author: Susanna Delfino; Michele Gillespie; Louis M Kyriakoudes
Publisher: Columbia ; London : University of Missouri Press, ©2011.
Series: New currents in the history of Southern economy and society.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susanna Delfino; Michele Gillespie; Louis M Kyriakoudes
ISBN: 9780826219183 0826219187
OCLC Number: 679935645
Description: viii, 260 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: "A vile, immoral, and profligate course of life" : poor whites and the enforcement of vagrancy laws in antebellum Georgia / Keri Leigh Merritt --
The lynching of slaves : race, law, and the white community in the antebellum South / Michael J. Pfeifer --
Frontier capitalism : market migration to rural central Missouri, 1815-1860 / Jeff Bremer --
"Anything ... that would pay" : yeoman farmers and the nascent market economy on the antebellum plantation frontier / Gary T. Edwards --
"Chased out on the slippery ice" : rural wage laborers in Baltimore's hinterlands, 1815-1860 / Max L. Grivno --
Professionalization and the Southern middle class / Jonathan Daniel Wells --
Education and professionals in the Old South : schooling's impact on career and social class / Jennifer R. Green --
Corporate entrepreneurship in the antebellum South / Robert E. Wright --
"In pursuit of their livelihood" : credit and debt relations among Natchez planters in the 1820s / Elbra David.
Series Title: New currents in the history of Southern economy and society.
Responsibility: edited by Susanna Delfino, Michele Gillespie, and Louis M. Kyriakoudes.
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