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Title:
Plantation societies, race relations, and the South : the regimentation of populations : selected papers of Edgar T. Thompson.
Author:
Thompson, Edgar T. (Edgar Tristram), 1900-1989.
Publication Information:
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, [1975]

©1975
Physical Description:
xv, 407 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The plantation: background and definition.--Mines and plantations and the movements of peoples.--Comparative education in colonial areas, with special reference to plantation and mission frontiers.--The climatic theory of the plantation.--The plantation: the physical basis of traditional race relations.--The plantation as a race-making situation.--Language and race relations.--The idea of race and the race problem.--Race in the modern world.--School desegregation.--The "little races."--Sociology and sociological research in the South.--The planter in the pattern of race relations in the South.--The natural history of agricultural labor in the South.--Purpose and tradition in Southern rural society.--The South and the second emancipation.--The South in old and new contexts.--God and the Southern plantation system.
ISBN:
9780822303367
Format :
Book

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