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Title Class matters : early North America and the Atlantic world / edited by Simon Middleton and Billy G. Smith.

Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.512097 C568 2008    ---  Available
Description viii, 328 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Early American studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-313) and index.
Contents Theorizing class in Glasgow and the Atlantic world / Simon P. Newman -- Stratification and class in eastern native America / Daniel K. Richter -- Subaltern Indians, race, and class in early America / Daniel R. Mandell -- Class struggle in a West Indian plantation society / Natalie Zacek -- Class at an African commercial enclave / Ty M. Reese -- A class struggle in New York? / Simon Middleton -- Middle-class formation in eighteenth-century North America / Konstantin Dierks -- Business friendships and individualism in a mercantile class of citizens in Charleston / Jennifer L. Goloboy -- Corporations and the coalescence of an elite class in Philadelphia / Andrew M. Schocket -- Class, discourse, and industrialization in the new American republic / Lawrence A. Peskin -- Sex and other middle-class pastimes in the life of Ann Carson / Susan Branson -- Leases and the laboring classes in revolutionary America / Thomas J. Humphrey -- Class and capital punishment in early urban North America / Gabriele Gottlieb -- Class stratification and children's work in post-revolutionary urban America / Sharon Braslaw Sundue -- Constellations of class in early North America and the Atlantic world / Christopher Tomlins.
Subject Social classes -- North America.
Social classes -- North America.
North America -- Social conditions.
North America -- Economic conditions.
Added Author Middleton, Simon (Simon David)
Smith, Billy G. (Billy Gordon)
ISBN 9780812240634 (alk. paper)
0812240634 (alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000042792010

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