Southern Dissent

Edited by Stanley Harrold, South Carolina State University; and Randall M. Miller, ST JOSEPH'S UNIVERSITY

Series Description:

A series that will explore and analyze the complexities of southern dissent on a broad, multi-ethnic plane. The series is designed to channel research in a variety of fields into a continuing re-evaluation of the role of dissent in the south and what constitutes a dissenting group in any given area at any given time.

For more Information:

Stanley Harrold
South Carolina State University
Department of History
300 College Avenue
Orangeburg, SC 29117

Randall M. Miller

There are 28 books in this series.

Please note that while you may order forthcoming books at any time, they will not be available for shipment until shortly before publication date

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Unequal Freedoms: Ethnicity, Race, and White Supremacy in Civil War–Era Charleston

Jeff Strickland examines how German and Irish immigrants in Charleston were both agents of change during the transition from slavery to freedom, as well as embodiments of that change.

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Quakers Living in the Lion's Mouth: The Society of Friends in Northern Virginia, 1730-1865

This examination of a Quaker community in northern Virginia, between its first settlement in 1730 and the end of the Civil War, explores how an antislavery, pacifist, and equalitarian religious minority maintained its ideals and campaigned for social justice in a society that violated those values on a daily basis.

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Southern Character: Essays in Honor of Bertram Wyatt-Brown

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The Challenge of Blackness: The Institute of the Black World and Political Activism in the 1970s

The Challenge of Blackness examines the history and legacy of the Institute of the Black World (IBW), one of the most important Black Freedom Struggle organizations to emerge in the aftermath of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Burning Faith: Church Arson in the American South

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Higher Education and the Civil Rights Movement: White Supremacy, Black Southerners, and College Campuses

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From Saint-Domingue to New Orleans: Migration and Influences

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The Atlanta Riot: Race, Class, and Violence in a New South City