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Reconstruction : opposing viewpoints in world history

Author: Laura K Egendorf
Publisher: San Diego : Greenhaven Press, ©2004.
Series: Opposing viewpoints in world history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents varying opinions about the history of reconstruction in the United States. After the Civil War, the federal and state governments focused on reintegrating the South into the Union and giving the freed slaves economic and political opportunities.
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Genre/Form: History
Sources
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laura K Egendorf
ISBN: 0737717033 9780737717037 0737717041 9780737717044
OCLC Number: 51983373
Description: 224 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: Part I. Reconstructing a nation : opposing plans --
Reconstruction is an executive function / Abraham Lincoln --
Reconstruction is a legislative function / Henry Winter Davis --
The South is a separate conquered nation / Joint Committee on Reconstruction --
The South is not a separate, conquered nation / Andrew Johnson --
Lincoln's reconstruction plan contained some elements of radicalism / Gabor S. Boritt --
Lincoln's reconstruction plan was too conservative / Avery Craven --
Part II. Conflicts during reconstruction --
The Fourteenth Amendment should be supported / Thaddeus Stevens --
The Fourteenth Amendment should not be supported / Andrew J. Rogers --
Carpetbaggers have helped the South / Alexander White --
Carpetbaggers have harmed the South / William Manning Lowe --
The Ku Klux Klan is a peacekeeping organization / John Brown Gordon --
The Ku Klux Klan is a terrorist organization / Joseph H. Rainey --
Johnson's reconstruction plan had merit / Chester G. Hearn --
Johnson's reconstruction plan was a failure / Eric Foner --
Part III. The new social order --
Blacks should have the right to vote / Frederick Douglass --
Blacks should not have the right to vote / Benjamin M. Boyer --
A federal civil right bill is necessary / Richard H. Cain --
A federal civil rights bill is not necessary / Robert B. Vance --
Education will benefit Southern Blacks / Oliver O. Howard --
Education will not benefit Southern Blacks / George Fitzhugh --
Reconstruction improved the economic status of Southern Blacks / Loren Schweninger --
Reconstruction did not improve the economic or political status of Southern Blacks / Chester J. Wynne --
Part IV. Historians debate reconstruction --
Reconstruction was a failure / Eric Foner --
Reconstruction was not a failure / W.E.B. Du Bois --
Reconstruction demoralized the White South / William Archibald Dunning --
Reconstruction demoralized the Black South / Rembert W. Patrick --
Appendix : The Reconstruction Amendments to the U.S. Constitution.
Series Title: Opposing viewpoints in world history.
Responsibility: Laura K. Egendorf, book editor.

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Presents varying opinions about the history of reconstruction in the United States. After the Civil War, the federal and state governments focused on reintegrating the South into the Union and giving the freed slaves economic and political opportunities.

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