Black and White Masculinity in the American South, 1800-2000eBook - 2009
This book consists of a range of essays written by historians and literary critics which examine the historical construction of Southern masculinities, rich and poor, white and black, in a variety of contexts, from slavery in the antebellum period, through the struggle for Civil Rights, right up to the recent South. Building on the rich historiography of gender and culture in the South undertaken in recent years, this volume aims to highlight the important role Southern conceptions of masculi ...
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2009
Characteristics: 1 online resource (236 pages)