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The Resource The Dunning school : historians, race, and the meaning of reconstruction, edited by John David Smith and J. Vincent Lowery ; foreword by Eric Foner

The Dunning school : historians, race, and the meaning of reconstruction, edited by John David Smith and J. Vincent Lowery ; foreword by Eric Foner

Label
The Dunning school : historians, race, and the meaning of reconstruction
Title
The Dunning school
Title remainder
historians, race, and the meaning of reconstruction
Statement of responsibility
edited by John David Smith and J. Vincent Lowery ; foreword by Eric Foner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the late nineteenth century until World War I, a group of Columbia University students gathered under the mentorship of the renowned historian William Archibald Dunning (1857--1922). Known as the Dunning School, these students wrote the first generation of state studies on the Reconstruction -- volumes that generally sympathized with white southerners, interpreted radical Reconstruction as a mean-spirited usurpation of federal power, and cast the Republican Party as a coalition of carpetbaggers, freedmen, scalawags, and former Unionists. Edited by the award-winning historian John
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, John David
  • Lowery, J. Vincent
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dunning, William Archibald
  • Dunning, William Archibald
  • American Civil War
  • Reconstruction (United States
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Historians
  • United States
  • United States
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Historians
  • Historiography
  • Race relations
  • United States
Label
The Dunning school : historians, race, and the meaning of reconstruction, edited by John David Smith and J. Vincent Lowery ; foreword by Eric Foner
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / John David Smith -- John W. Burgess, godfather of the Dunning school / Shepherd W. McKinley -- William Archibald Dunning: flawed colossus of American letters / James S. Humphreys -- James Wilford Garner and the dream of a two-party South / W. Bland Whitley -- Ulrich B. Phillips: Dunningite or Phillipsian sui generis? / John David Smith -- The steel frame of Walter Lynwood Fleming / Michael W. Fitzgerald -- Ransack Roulhac and racism: Joseph Grégoire de Roulhac Hamilton and Dunning's questions of institution building and Jim Crow / John Herbert Roper Sr. -- Paul Leland Haworth: the "black republican" in the old chief's court / J. Vincent Lowery -- Charles W. Ramsdell: Reconstruction and the affirmation of a closed society / Fred Arthur Bailey -- The not-so-strange career of William Watson Davis's The Civil War and reconstruction in Florida / Paul Ortiz -- C. Mildred Thompson: a liberal among the dunningites / William Harris Bragg
Control code
ocn860711840
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813142739
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt49n9z4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)860711840
Label
The Dunning school : historians, race, and the meaning of reconstruction, edited by John David Smith and J. Vincent Lowery ; foreword by Eric Foner
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / John David Smith -- John W. Burgess, godfather of the Dunning school / Shepherd W. McKinley -- William Archibald Dunning: flawed colossus of American letters / James S. Humphreys -- James Wilford Garner and the dream of a two-party South / W. Bland Whitley -- Ulrich B. Phillips: Dunningite or Phillipsian sui generis? / John David Smith -- The steel frame of Walter Lynwood Fleming / Michael W. Fitzgerald -- Ransack Roulhac and racism: Joseph Grégoire de Roulhac Hamilton and Dunning's questions of institution building and Jim Crow / John Herbert Roper Sr. -- Paul Leland Haworth: the "black republican" in the old chief's court / J. Vincent Lowery -- Charles W. Ramsdell: Reconstruction and the affirmation of a closed society / Fred Arthur Bailey -- The not-so-strange career of William Watson Davis's The Civil War and reconstruction in Florida / Paul Ortiz -- C. Mildred Thompson: a liberal among the dunningites / William Harris Bragg
Control code
ocn860711840
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813142739
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt49n9z4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)860711840

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