The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Agriculture and Industry v. 11

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This title shows making a living in the South. Volume II of "The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture" examines the economic culture of the South by pairing two categories that account for the ways many southerners have made their living. In the antebellum period, the wealth of southern whites came largely from agriculture that relied on the forced labor of enslaved blacks. After Reconstruction, the South became attractive to new industries lured by the region's ongoing commitment to low-wage labor and management-friendly ...

The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Agriculture and Industry v. 11 2008, The University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill

ISBN-13: 9780807859094

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The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Agriculture and Industry v. 11 2008, The University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill

ISBN-13: 9780807832400

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