How Race is Made: Slavery, Segregation, and the Senses

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Univ of North Carolina Press, 2006 - Всего страниц: 200
For at least two centuries, argues Mark Smith, white southerners used all of their senses--not just their eyes--to construct racial difference and define race. His provocative analysis, extending from the colonial period to the mid-twentieth century, show
 

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How race is made: slavery, segregation, and the senses

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Smith, "an Englishman who studies Southern history," challenges notions of race as defined by sight alone, digging into Southern history to argue all five senses played roles in how race was defined ... Читать весь отзыв

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Making Sense of Race
1 Learning to Make Sense
2 Fooling Senses Calming Crisis
3 Senses Reconstructed Nonsense Redeemed
4 Finding Homer Plessy Fixing Race
5 The Black Mind of the South
6 The Brown Concertina
Notes
Acknowledgments
Index
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Mark M. Smith is Carolina Distinguished Professor of History at the University of South Carolina. He is author or editor of six previous books, including Listening to Nineteenth-Century America (from the University of North Carolina Press) and Stono: Documenting and Interpreting a Slave Revolt.

Mark M. Smith is Carolina Distinguished Professor of History at the University of South Carolina. He is author or editor of six previous books, including Listening to Nineteenth-Century America (from the University of North Carolina Press) and Stono: Documenting and Interpreting a Slave Revolt.

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