3 edition of The meaning of reconstruction found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||D659.G7 D3|
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|Pagination||2 p. l., iii, 75 p.|
|Number of Pages||75|
|LC Control Number||19001291|
If we see Reconstruction's purpose as making sure that the main goals of the war would be fulfilled, of a Union held together forever, of a North and South able to work together, of slavery extirpated, and sectional rivalries confined, of the permanent banishment of the fear of vaunting appeals to state sovereignty, backed by armed force, then Reconstruction looks like what in that respect it was, a Cause: American Civil War. Reconstruction was at the root of the civil rights movement. In light of the Jesse Jackson campaign, I think readers will be interested in the book's discussion of the emergence of black political.
Reconstruction Introduction. When the Civil War ended, there was just a giant smoking crater where American society used to be. And that might be an understatement. 3% of our total population died. Diseases like malaria, dysentery, and cholera spread like crazy. Known as the Dunning School, these students wrote the first generation of state studies on the Reconstruction-volumes that generally sympathized with white southerners, interpreted radical Reconstruction as a mean-spirited usurpation of federal power, and cast the Republican Party as a coalition of carpetbaggers, freedmen, scalawags, and former Unionists.4/5.
Blog. 28 May How to create a video lesson on Prezi Video and prepare for next year; 27 May 7 new things you can do with Prezi Video to support online learning. The essays in Remembering Reconstruction advance and broaden our perceptions of the complex revisions in the nation's collective memory. Notably, the authors uncover the impetus behind the creation of black counter-memories of Reconstruction and the narrative of the “tragic era” that dominated white memory of the : Carole Emberton, Bruce E. Baker, W. Fitzhugh Brundage.
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Seeking meaning is the most natural human response to disaster, love, illness, etc. Understanding how the cultural norms and values combine with idiosyncratic, and how this combination defines the outcomes in a person's life - that's immense.
Easy to read, to comprehend, to absorb and to apply. Great Book/5(8). This APA book offers new paradigms for approaching loss, based on the tenets that symptoms in the bereaved have meaning and that its reconstruction in response to loss is the central process of : Known as the Dunning School, these students wrote the first generation of state studies on the Reconstruction―volumes that generally sympathized with white southerners, interpreted radical Reconstruction as a mean-spirited usurpation of federal power, and cast the Republican Party as a coalition of carpetbaggers, freedmen, scalawags, and former Unionists/5(3).
Reconstruction, the period (–77) after the American Civil War during which attempts were made to redress the inequities of slavery and its political, social, and economic legacy and to solve the problems arising from the readmission to the Union of the 11 states that had seceded.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Demos, (Pseudonym) Meaning of reconstruction. London, Allen, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. Eric Foner’s book offers an in-depth analysis and commentary on this crucial period in American history.
Since there are already numerous books dealing with the Reconstruction era, the necessity for yet another authorial perspective and interpretation is to be questioned. The Meaning and Legacy of Reconstruction.
More Baptist Than Black: A History of Black Baptists in Reconstruction by Troy Kickler The Victor’s Definition of Race: How Radical Reconstruction Divided Southern Society Along the Color Line by Eric Richardson (The book is signed by Livingston who wrote the "Introduction" and contributed an.
Reconstruction was America's first "experiment" in interracial democracy for men. And yeah, we're gonna stick with that phrase. Basically, it tested the central philosophies and traditions of America's society and institutions. Known as the Dunning School, these students wrote the first generation of state studies on the Reconstruction -- volumes that generally sympathized with white southerners, interpreted radical Reconstruction as a mean-spirited usurpation of federal power, and cast the Republican Party as a coalition of carpetbaggers, freedmen, scalawags, and former Unionists.
reconstruction definition: 1. the process of building or creating something again that has been damaged or destroyed: 2. Learn more. For a secondary source pairing, The Dunning School: Historians, Race, and the Meaning of Reconstruction, available as an e-book with a valid NYPL library card, can provide essential context for teachers or students.
Chapter Five, written by Michael W. Fitzgerald, focuses specifically on Fleming. Teachers can also pair the Fleming analysis with an excerpt from W.E.B. Du Bois' Black.
Reconstruction-era literature helped shape an ongoing national debate about proper remedies to racial wrongs. In this powerful book, Brook Thomas revisits the contested era of Reconstruction.
This book presents a new examination of the vitally important years of Emancipation and Reconstruction during and immediately following the Civil War - a necessary reconsideration that emphasizes the era's political and cultural meaning for today's America. In 'Forever free', Eric Foner overturns numerous assumptions growing out of the traditional understanding of the period, which is 5/5(2).
Reconstruction is the process of making a country normal again after a war, for example by making the economy stronger and by replacing buildings that have been damaged. Reconstruction was a mixed success.
By the end of the era, the North and South were once again reunited, and all southern state legislatures had abolished slavery in their constitutions.
Reconstruction also laid to a rest the debate of states’ rights vs. federalism, which. The last chapter of Foner’s book turns to a story well-known to historians and constitutional lawyers: The Supreme Court reshaped the compromises struck by the Reconstruction Author: John Fabian Witt.
Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, - The Meaning of Freedom Summary & Analysis Eric Foner This Study Guide consists of approximately 27 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Reconstruction.
Books shelved as history-american-reconstruction: Black Reconstruction in America by W.E.B. Du Bois, America Aflame: How the Civil War Created. resources. His book closed with an indictment of a profession whose writings had ignored the testimony of the principal actor in the drama of Reconstruction —the emancipated slave—and sacrificed scholarly objectivity on the altar of racial bias.
“One fact and one alone,” Du Bois wrote, “explains the attitude of. Reconstruction (), the turbulent era following the Civil War, was the effort to reintegrate Southern states from the Confederacy and 4 million newly-freed. (Lincoln): A few more stitches Andy and the good old Union will be mended.
This is a selected bibliography of the main scholarly books and articles of Reconstruction, the period after the American Civil War, – (or to ).
1 Secondary sources Surveys and reference.Reconstruction, –77, in U.S. history, the period of readjustment following the Civil War.
At the end of the Civil War Civil War, in U.S. history, conflict (–65) between the Northern states (the Union) and the Southern states that seceded from the Union and formed the Confederacy.Book is excellent!
I am presently working on my Doctoral Dissertation on Loss, Grief and Meaning Reconstruction of the Homeless and have found this book to be an invaluable source of information, as well as other works by Dr.