The Resource Cultivating race : the expansion of slavery in Georgia, 1750-1860, Watson W. Jennison, (electronic resource)

Cultivating race : the expansion of slavery in Georgia, 1750-1860, Watson W. Jennison, (electronic resource)

Label
Cultivating race : the expansion of slavery in Georgia, 1750-1860
Title
Cultivating race
Title remainder
the expansion of slavery in Georgia, 1750-1860
Statement of responsibility
Watson W. Jennison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From the eighteenth century to the eve of the Civil War, Georgia's racial order shifted from the somewhat fluid conception of race prevalent in the colonial era to the harsher understanding of racial difference prevalent in the antebellum era. In Cultivating Race: The Expansion of Slavery in Georgia, 1750--1860, Watson W. Jennison explores the centrality of race in the development of Georgia, arguing that long-term structural and demographic changes account for this transformation. Jennison traces the rise of rice cultivation and the plantation complex in low country Georgia in the mid-eightee
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
306.3/620975809033
Index
index present
LC call number
E445.G3
LC item number
J46 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New directions in southern history
Label
Cultivating race : the expansion of slavery in Georgia, 1750-1860, Watson W. Jennison, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. From a Common Man's Utopia to a Planter's Paradise, 1732-1776; 2. The Contagion of Liberty, 1776-1804; 3. The Trans-Oconee Republic, 1794; 4. The State of Muskogee, 1799-1803; 5. Borders of Freedom, 1812-1818; 6. Making Georgia Black and White, 1818-1838; 7. The Democratization of Slavery, 1820-1860; 8. Rewriting Georgia's Racial Past, 1850s; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn778339927
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (441 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280123894
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613527752
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hfmjg
  • 352775
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26941600
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)778339927
  • jstor0813134463

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