The Resource Fatal self-deception : slaveholding paternalism in the Old South, Eugene D. Genovese, Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, (electronic resource)

Fatal self-deception : slaveholding paternalism in the Old South, Eugene D. Genovese, Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, (electronic resource)

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Fatal self-deception : slaveholding paternalism in the Old South
Title
Fatal self-deception
Title remainder
slaveholding paternalism in the Old South
Statement of responsibility
Eugene D. Genovese, Elizabeth Fox-Genovese
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Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Slaveholders perpetuated and rationalized a romanticized version of plantation life. However, masters' relations with white plantation laborers and servants remains a largely unstudied subject. Southerners drew on the work of British and European socialists to conclude that all labor, white and black, suffered de facto slavery, and they championed the South's 'Christian slavery' as the most humane and compassionate of social systems, ancient and modern"--
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1930-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Genovese, Eugene D.
Index
index present
LC call number
E441
LC item number
.G39 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fox-Genovese, Elizabeth
  • ProQuest Ebook Central
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Plantation owners
  • Paternalism
  • Slaves
  • Plantation workers
  • Whites
Label
Fatal self-deception : slaveholding paternalism in the Old South, Eugene D. Genovese, Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1. 'Boisterous passions'; 2. The complete household; 3. Strangers within the gates; 4. Loyal and loving slaves; 5. The blacks' best and most faithful friend; 6. Guardians of a helpless race; 7. Devotion unto death
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 232 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC807218
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL807218
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10514122
  • (CaONFJC)MIL334115
  • (OCoLC)767502516
Label
Fatal self-deception : slaveholding paternalism in the Old South, Eugene D. Genovese, Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1. 'Boisterous passions'; 2. The complete household; 3. Strangers within the gates; 4. Loyal and loving slaves; 5. The blacks' best and most faithful friend; 6. Guardians of a helpless race; 7. Devotion unto death
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 232 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC807218
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL807218
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10514122
  • (CaONFJC)MIL334115
  • (OCoLC)767502516

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