Add to basket Add to wishlist Description C. Now, to honor his long and truly distinguished career, Oxford is pleased to publish this special commemorative edition of Woodward's most influential work, The Strange Career of Jim Crow. Indeed, the book actually helped shape that history.
See Article History Alternative Title: Comer Vann Woodward C. After holding various teaching positions, he was a member of the history faculty at Johns Hopkins University from to and was a professor of history at Yale University from until his retirement in In his first major work, the biography Tom Watson, Agrarian Rebelhe interpreted the conversion of that fiery agrarian reformer into a racist demagogue as a reflection of the defeat of the Populist reform movement in Southern politics.
In Origins of the New South —he examined the disenfranchisement of Southern blacks in the s in the light of political struggles between poor white farmers, agrarian reformers, and Populist politicians on the one hand and the large mercantile, industrial, and landholding interests on the other.
His analysis of the political deals associated with the contested Hayes-Tilden presidential election, Reunion and Reaction: The Compromise of and the End of Reconstructionemphasized the economic motives that influenced that historic compromise.
His autobiography, Thinking Back: The Perils of Writing History, was published in Learn More in these related Britannica articles:Jim Crow Summary & Analysis. BACK; NEXT ; A Blackface Scheme.
Thomas Rice wanted to be famous. The young actor, nicknamed "Daddy," performed in theaters throughout New York for much of the s, but remained frustrated by his small roles and .
C. Vann Woodward, The Strange Career of Jim Crow List: 19th Century. Subjects: Race, Jim Crow, New South, Reconstruction, Redemption, Gilded Age, Progressivism. THE STRANGE CAREER OF JIM CROW Avis d'utilisateur - Kirkus.
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Vann Woodward, William S. McFeely This study has been one of the basic books in America and on the subject since the first edition was published in Its popularity continued to soar with the additional information contained in the Second Revised Edition published ten years later.
In his book, The Strange Career of Jim Crow, C. Vann Woodward provides a complete historical accounting and significant analysis of its advent, its impact on race relations within and outside of the South, and its legal demise by