Terror in the heart of freedom : citizenship, sexual violence, and the meaning of race in the postemancipation South (eBook, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Terror in the heart of freedom : citizenship, sexual violence, and the meaning of race in the postemancipation South

Author: Hannah Rosen
Publisher: Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press, ©2009.
Series: Gender & American culture.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The meaning of race in the antebellum southern United States was anchored in the racial exclusivity of slavery (coded as black) and full citizenship (coded as white as well as male). These traditional definitions of race were radically disrupted after emancipation, when citizenship was granted to all persons born in the United States and suffrage was extended to all men. Hannah Rosen persuasively argues that in this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rosen, Hannah (Hannah R.).
Terror in the heart of freedom.
Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2008029870
(OCoLC)221141830
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hannah Rosen
ISBN: 9780807888568 0807888567 9781469605715 1469605716
OCLC Number: 401393159
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (407 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction; PART I.A City of Refuge: Emancipation in Memphis, 1862-1866; 1. City Streets and Other Public Spaces; 2. A Riot and Massacre; PART II. A State of Mobilization: Politics in Arkansas, 1865-1868; 3. The Capitol and Other Public Spheres; 4. A Constitutional Convention; PART III. A Region of Terror: Violence in the South, 1865-1876; 5. Houses, Yards, and Other Domestic Domains; 6. Testifying to Violence; Notes; Bibliography; Acknowledgments; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y.
Series Title: Gender & American culture.
Responsibility: Hannah Rosen.
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The meaning of race in the antebellum southern United States was anchored in the racial exclusivity of slavery and full citizenship. Linking political events at the city, state, and regional levels,  Read more...

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