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The Resource Southern honor : ethics and behavior in the old South, Bertram Wyatt-Brown

Southern honor : ethics and behavior in the old South, Bertram Wyatt-Brown

Label
Southern honor : ethics and behavior in the old South
Title
Southern honor
Title remainder
ethics and behavior in the old South
Statement of responsibility
Bertram Wyatt-Brown
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wyatt-Brown, Bertram
Dewey number
  • 302/.0975
  • 975
Index
index present
LC call number
F209
LC item number
.W9 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Honor
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
  • Honneur
  • Ehre
  • Begriff
  • Zivilisation
  • Kultur
  • Geschichte (1800-1900)
  • Geschichte (1800-1860)
Label
Southern honor : ethics and behavior in the old South, Bertram Wyatt-Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One -- Honor in literary perspective -- Primal honor : Valor, blood and bonding -- Primal honor : The tensions of patriarchy -- Gentility -- Part Two -- Family and gender behavior -- Fathers, mothers, and progeny -- Male youth and honor -- A young man's career : Cultural and familial limits -- Strategies of courtship and marriage -- Women in a man's world : Role and self-image -- Law, property, and male dominance -- Male custom in family life -- Status, law, and sexual misconduct -- Part Three -- Structures of rivalry and social control -- Personal strategies and community life : Hospitality, gambling and combat -- Honor, shame, and justice in a slavocracy -- Policing slave society : Insurrectionary scares -- Charivari and lynch law -- The anatomy of a wife-killing
Control code
8114326
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiv, 597 pages
Isbn
9780195031195
Lccn
81022448
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)8114326
Label
Southern honor : ethics and behavior in the old South, Bertram Wyatt-Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One -- Honor in literary perspective -- Primal honor : Valor, blood and bonding -- Primal honor : The tensions of patriarchy -- Gentility -- Part Two -- Family and gender behavior -- Fathers, mothers, and progeny -- Male youth and honor -- A young man's career : Cultural and familial limits -- Strategies of courtship and marriage -- Women in a man's world : Role and self-image -- Law, property, and male dominance -- Male custom in family life -- Status, law, and sexual misconduct -- Part Three -- Structures of rivalry and social control -- Personal strategies and community life : Hospitality, gambling and combat -- Honor, shame, and justice in a slavocracy -- Policing slave society : Insurrectionary scares -- Charivari and lynch law -- The anatomy of a wife-killing
Control code
8114326
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiv, 597 pages
Isbn
9780195031195
Lccn
81022448
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)8114326

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