Terror in the heart of freedom : citizenship, sexual violence, and the meaning of race in the postemancipation South /

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 al...

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Main Author: Rosen, Hannah (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press, ©2009.
Series:Gender & American culture.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Table of 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.