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Populism in the South revisited : new interpretations and new departures / edited by James M. Beeby.

Publication:
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, c2012.
Format/Description:
Book
xxi, 234 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Populism -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Southern States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.
Working class -- Political activity -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Southern States -- Race relations -- Political aspects -- History -- 19th century.
Political culture -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Contents:
Introduction : populism in the American South / James M. Beeby
"The race cry doesn't scare us"
or does it? : populism and race in Grant Parish, Louisiana / Joel Sipress
"Workingmen's democracy" in the deep South : the Knights of Labor in Georgia politics, 1884-1892 / Matthew Hild
"Of whom shall the third party be composed?" : urban laborers and the origins of the People's Party in Dallas, Texas / Alicia E. Rodriquez
Agrarian rebel, industrial workers : Tom Watson and the prospects of a farmer-labor alliance / Michael Pierce
"Hard times is the cry" : debt in populist thought in North Carolina / David Silkenat
Reconceptualizing Black populism in the New South / Omar H. Ali
Creating a New South : the political culture of deep South populism / Lewie Reece
"[T]he angels from heaven had come down and wiped their names off the registration books" : the demise of grassroots populism in North Carolina / James M. Beeby
Agrarian producerism after populism : socialism and Garveyism in the rural South / Jarod Roll.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Charles D. Dickey, Jr., Fund.
Contributor:
Beeby, James M., 1969-
Charles D. Dickey, Jr., Fund.
ISBN:
1617032255
9781617032257 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781617032332 (ebook)
1617032336 (ebook)
Publisher no.:
99947642422
Web link:
The Charles D. Dickey, Jr., Fund Home Page
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