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The Resource The gentlemen and the roughs : manhood, honor, and violence in the Union Army, Lorien Foote

The gentlemen and the roughs : manhood, honor, and violence in the Union Army, Lorien Foote

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The gentlemen and the roughs : manhood, honor, and violence in the Union Army
Title
The gentlemen and the roughs
Title remainder
manhood, honor, and violence in the Union Army
Statement of responsibility
Lorien Foote
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this contribution to Civil War and gender history, Foote reveals that internal battles were fought against the backdrop of manhood. Clashing ideals of manliness produced myriad conflicts when educated, refined, and wealthy officers found themselves commanding a hard-drinking group of fighters
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foote, Lorien
Dewey number
973.7/1
Index
index present
LC call number
E491
LC item number
.F66 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Soldiers
  • Social classes
  • Social conflict
  • Violence
  • Honor
  • Masculinity
  • United States
Label
The gentlemen and the roughs : manhood, honor, and violence in the Union Army, Lorien Foote
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
Introduction: The contested terms of manhood -- "A good moral regiment" : conduct unbecoming a gentleman -- "The model of the gentleman" : gentility and self-control -- "A regular old-fashioned free fight" : physical prowess and honor -- "If you will go with me outside the lines" : dueling and the degenerate affair of honor -- "The thick-fingered clowns" : social status and discipline -- "The shoulder-strap gentry" : officers, privates, and equal manhood -- Conclusion: The war for manhood -- Appendix: Note on method and sources
Control code
491917681
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 237 pages
Isbn
9780814727959
Lccn
2009053606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)491917681
Label
The gentlemen and the roughs : manhood, honor, and violence in the Union Army, Lorien Foote
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
Introduction: The contested terms of manhood -- "A good moral regiment" : conduct unbecoming a gentleman -- "The model of the gentleman" : gentility and self-control -- "A regular old-fashioned free fight" : physical prowess and honor -- "If you will go with me outside the lines" : dueling and the degenerate affair of honor -- "The thick-fingered clowns" : social status and discipline -- "The shoulder-strap gentry" : officers, privates, and equal manhood -- Conclusion: The war for manhood -- Appendix: Note on method and sources
Control code
491917681
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 237 pages
Isbn
9780814727959
Lccn
2009053606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)491917681

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