Maxwell, Angie.

The Indicted South : Public Criticism, Southern Inferiority, and the Politics of Whiteness - 1 - Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, 2014. - 1 online resource (324 p.) - eBooks on Demand New Directions in Southern Studies . - New Directions in Southern Studies .

Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION: The Anatomy of Inferiority; PART I. THE LONG SHADOW OF SCOPES; 1 The Triptych of the Twenties: Bryan, Darrow, and Mencken and What They Meant to the White South; 2 Tennessee vs. Civilization: Scopes Takes on a Southern Accent; 3 Reactionary Fundamentalism: The Founding of William Jennings Bryan College; PART II. THE WRITER AS SOUTHERNER; 4 Fugitives Captured: The Wasteland of Southern Identity; 5 A Knock at Midnight: The Agrarian Plea for the South; 6 The Not So New Criticism: Reconfigured, yet Unregenerate; PART III. THE AMASSMENT OF RESISTANCE 7 Black, White, Gray, and Brown: The Old Dominion Confronts Integration8 Byrd Watching: The South on the National Stage; 9 Excursion into Fantasy: The Doctrine of Interposition; EPILOGUE: The Politics of Inferiority: Conservatism, Creationism, and the Culture Wars; Notes; Bibliography; 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; Z

Indicted South: Public Criticism, Southern Inferiority, and the Politics of Whiteness

9781469614519 29.99 (NL)


Group identity -- Southern States -- History.
Inferiority complex.
National characteristics, American.
Political culture -- Southern States -- History.
Public opinion -- United States -- History.
Regionalism -- Southern States -- History.
Southern States -- Civilization.
Southern States -- Politics and government.
Southern States -- Race relations -- History.
Southern States -- Social conditions.


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