Spirit of Rebellion: Labor and Religion in the New Cotton South

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Winner of the Herbert G. Gutman Prize from the Labor and Working-Class History AssociationIn "Spirit of Rebellion, " Jarod Roll documents an alternative tradition of American protest by linking working-class political movements to grassroots religious revivals. He reveals how ordinary rural citizens in the south used available resources and their shared faith to defend their agrarian livelihoods amid the political and economic upheaval of the first half of the twentieth century. On the frontier of the New Cotton South in ...

Spirit of Rebellion: Labor and Religion in the New Cotton South 2010, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252077036

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