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Violence and culture in the antebellum South / by Dickson D. Bruce, Jr.


Austin : University of Texas Press, [1979] .
ISBN 9780292770188, 0292770189

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Subjects États-Unis (Sud) -- Conditions sociales.
États-Unis (Sud) -- Relations raciales -- Histoire.
Kultur.
Race relations.
Social conditions
Southern States -- Race relations -- History.
Southern States -- Social conditions.
Southern States.
USA -- Südstaaten.
Violence -- États-Unis (Sud) -- Histoire.
Violence -- Southern States -- History.
Violence.
Description x, 322 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
©1979
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 284-310) and index.
Contents Introduction -- 1. The Southern duel -- 2. Preparation for violence : child-rearing and the Southern world view -- 3. Feeling and form : the problem of violence in society -- 4. Violence in Plain-folk society -- 5. Slavery and violence : the masters' view -- 6. Slavery and violence : the slaves' view -- 7. Militariism and violence -- 8. Violence and Southern oratory -- 9. Hunting, violence, and culture -- 10. Violence in Southern fiction -- Simms and the Southwestern humorists -- Conclusion : Edgar Allen Poe and the Southern world view.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Southern States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4776330
(OCoLC)ocm04776330
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Bruce, Dickson D., 1946-
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