Journals Higher Education



01 November 2011

688 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199832439

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Deliver Us from Evil

The Slavery Question in the Old South

Lacy K. Ford

  • Sweeping regional study of ideas about slavery in the South, which highlights evolution over time and subregions.
  • Close look at the development of paternalism as an ideology of slaveholding.
  • Emphasizes the controversial role of the internal slave trade in defining the relationships among Southern states.