The South in modern America : a region at odds / Dewey W. Grantham.

Author
Grantham, Dewey W. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
First edition
Published/​Created
New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, 1994.
Description
xx, 359 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.

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This study of regional exceptionalism in modern America addresses the themes of regional conflict, compromise, and accommodation between the people of the North and the South as they have been played out in Congress, in national elections, in the struggle for economic advantage, and in the media.--From publisher description.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • In the shadow of reconstruction
  • The easing of sectional tensions
  • The era of Woodrow Wilson
  • Politics and cultural conflict
  • The great depression and the new deal
  • Regionalism and reform
  • The stimulus of war
  • Resurgent southern sectionalism
  • The second reconstruction
  • The sunbelt south
  • The nationalization of Southern politics
  • The persistence of Southern distinctiveness
  • The South, the North, and the nation.
ISBN
  • 0060167734
  • 9780060167738
LCCN
93045928
OCLC
29549579
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