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Slavery and the Numbers Game: A Critique of Time on the Cross

Herbert George Gutman - History - 1975 - 183 pages
Shows how the slaves labored, not because they shared values and goals with their masters, but because of the omnipresent threat of 'negative incentives, ' primarily physical ...
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Work, culture, and society in industrializing America: essays in American ...

Herbert George Gutman - History - 1976 - 343 pages
Explores working-class beliefs of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries
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Power and Culture: Essays on the American Working Class

Herbert George Gutman - History - 1992 - 452 pages
Finally in paperback, Power & Culture is the last work by America's most influential labor and social historian, the late Herbert Gutman. The book includes original ...
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A Question of Manhood: A Reader in U.S. Black Men's History and ..., Volume 2

Darlene Clark Hine, Earnestine Jenkins - History - 2001 - 482 pages
A Question of Manhood: A Reader in Black Men's History and Masculinity, is the first anthology of historical studies focused on themes and issues central to the construction of ...
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Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow: Black Women , Work, and the Family, from ...

Jacqueline Jones - History - 2009 - 480 pages
The forces that shaped the institution of slavery in the American South endured, albeit in altered form, long after slavery was abolished. Toiling in sweltering Virginia ...
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