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South Atlantic Quarterly (1984) 83 (2): 216–227.
Published: 01 April 1984
...Carl N. Degler Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 The Revival in Reconstruction History A Review Essay of Region, Race, and Reconstruction; Essays in Honor of C. Vann Woodward Carl N. Degler Although today biographers of John C. Calhoun do not quote the death­ bed words ascribed...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1902) 1 (2): 145–155.
Published: 01 April 1902
...Henry N. Snyder, M.A. Copyright © 1902 by Duke University Press 1902 The Reconstruction of Southern Literary Thought By Professor Henry N. Snyder, M. A. The phrase New South, which used to be dinned into our ears with such wearisome persistency, we seldom or never hear now. If it is living...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1902) 1 (2): 145–155.
Published: 01 April 1902
...Henry N. Snyder, M.A. Copyright © 1902 by Duke University Press 1902 The Reconstruction of Southern Literary Thought By Professor Henry N. Snyder, M. A. The phrase New South, which used to be dinned into our ears with such wearisome persistency, we seldom or never hear now. If it is living...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 409–418.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Eric Foner While largely ignored by the historical profession when published in 1935, W. E. B. Du Bois’s Black Reconstruction in America has come to be regarded as a landmark of historical scholarship and essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the era of Civil War and Reconstruction. Du...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 419–435.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Thomas C. Holt Black Reconstruction makes powerful arguments about the critical roles black Americans played in forcing emancipation during the Civil War and in the reconstruction of southern society afterward that resonate much more with recent scholarship on the era than with that of his 1930s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 437–463.
Published: 01 July 2013
... thus be recognized as part and parcel of a long black radical tradition that stretches back to W. E. B. Du Bois’s Black Reconstruction , the text that initially opened up consideration of slave women’s breeding as “work” and of slave women’s protest against reproduction in bondage as an expression...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 465–471.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Moon-Ho Jung Although W. E. B. Du Bois’s Black Reconstruction has been recognized widely in recent decades as a seminal work in African American and US history, its radical critique of the US empire is rarely acknowledged. This essay explores the ways Du Bois carried out that wider critique. ©...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 473–479.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Elizabeth Parish Smith This essay examines the experiences of three women—one Creole, one black, one white—in New Orleans’s Reconstruction-era demimonde. Enacted just months after the end of the Civil War and surviving in various forms for fifty-two years, a regulatory system governed the sex trade...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 489–505.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Thavolia Glymph As W. E. B. Du Bois famously posited in Black Reconstruction in America (1935), the Civil War witnessed a massive slave rebellion. The “general strike,” as Du Bois called it, involved directly the flight of hundreds of thousands of slaves and the resistance mounted by those who...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 507–527.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Rebecka Rutledge Fisher This essay discusses what W. E. B. Du Bois, in Black Reconstruction in America, 1860–1880 , sees as the possibilities of black being, even as this being is conditioned by the constrictive and problematic interstitial sites of postbellum, Jim Crow existence that Du Bois names...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 529–535.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Ferruccio Gambino This reminiscence intends to sketch out the political and intellectual atmosphere in which a minor episode took place within a wide redefinition of political activity: how a tiny but diverse group of young radicals came to read W. E. B. Du Bois’s Black Reconstruction in the second...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1921) 20 (1): 25–32.
Published: 01 January 1921
...C. Chilton Pearson Copyright © 1921 by Duke University Press 1921 William Henry Ruffner: Reconstruction Statesman of Virginia C. Chilton Pearson Wake Forest College I The year 1920 marked the semi-centennial of the opening of the public schools in Virginia under the administration of William...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1921) 20 (2): 137–151.
Published: 01 April 1921
...C. Chilton Pearson Copyright © 1921 by Duke University Press 1921 William Henry Ruffner: Reconstruction Statesman of Virginia C. Chilton Pearson Wake Forest College II Among the excellencies of the Virginia constitution of 1869 was the flexibility of its school provisions. Taking ad­ vantage...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1919) 18 (4): 350–364.
Published: 01 October 1919
...Edgar W. Knight Copyright © 1919 by Duke University Press 1919 Reconstruction and Education in South Carolina Edgar W. Knight University of North Carolina Prior to the Civil War South Carolina failed to establish a system of public schools commensurate with its needs and resources, nor did...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1920) 19 (1): 55–66.
Published: 01 January 1920
...Edgar W. Knight Copyright © 1920 by Duke University Press 1920 Reconstruction and Education in South Carolina (concluded) Edgar W. Knight University of North Carolina For the first time in her history South Carolina now had constitutional and legal provisions for an adequate school sys­ tem...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1912) 11 (2): 180–186.
Published: 01 April 1912
...William K. Boyd Copyright © 1912 by Duke University Press 1912 Gideon Welles on War, Politics, and Reconstruction* William K. Boyd, Professor of History in Trinity College Diaries have become a distinct source for American political his­ tory. They present an almost continuous commentary...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1905) 4 (1): 63–70.
Published: 01 January 1905
...William E. Dodd, Ph. D. Copyright © 1905 by Duke University Press 1905 Robert E. Lee and Reconstruction* By William E. Dodd, Ph. D., Professor of History and Economics in Randolph-Macon College The character of Robert E. Lee was such that the Southern people almost to a man not only revered...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1907) 6 (4): 387–392.
Published: 01 October 1907
...William K. Boyd Copyright © 1907 by Duke University Press 1907 Dunning s History of Reconstruction* By William K. Boyd Professor of History in Trinity College There has been in recent years a marked transfer of historical interest from the Civil War to the years immediately succeeding...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1916) 15 (1): 25–40.
Published: 01 January 1916
...Edgar W. Knight Copyright © 1916 by Duke University Press 1916 Reconstruction and Education in Virginia Edgar W. Knight The second quarter of the nineteenth century is the begin­ ning in the United States of a period in educational develop­ ment which is marked by a growing tendency...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1916) 15 (2): 157–174.
Published: 01 April 1916
...Edgar W. Knight Copyright © 1916 by Duke University Press 1916 Reconstruction and Education in Virginia* Edgar W. Knight Superintendent Ruffner began at once to set the system in active operation. County superintendents and local district trustees were appointed and were given instructions...