Behind "their black masks" : slave honor in antebellum Virginia

Author:
Willis, John Charles, Corcoran Department of History, University of Virginia
Advisor:
Ayers, Edward, Department of History, University of Virginia
Abstract:

This paper examines the complex, dynamic and diverse Southern society during the slavery era. It examines the era from the view of both the masters and the slaves.

Degree:
MA (Master of Arts)
Keywords:
Slavery, Honor, Moral conditions, Virginia, Civilization
Notes:

Digitization of this thesis was made possible by a generous grant from the Jefferson Trust, 2015.

Language:
English
Rights:
All rights reserved (no additional license for public reuse)
Issued Date:
1987/01