Surveying the South : studies in regional sociology / John Shelton Reed

Author(s): Reed, John Shelton
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Subjects: Southern States--Social conditions
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c1993
LC Classification: H, HN
Physical Description: xv, 149 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Acknowledgments
Antecedents
Howard Odum and Regional Sociology 1
Rupert B. Vance: An Appreciation / John Shelton Reed, Daniel Joseph Singal 13
For Dixieland: The Sectionalism of I'll Take My Stand 28
Continuities and Change
The Incredible Shrinking South / John Shelton Reed, James M. Kohls, Carol Hanchette 51
Lazy No More: Changing Regional Stereotypes 66
Too Good to Be False: An Essay in the Folklore of Social Science / John Shelton Reed, Gail Doss, Jeanne S. Hurlbert 75
The Central Theme
Birthrate Brown-Out / John Shelton Reed, Ronald R. Rindfuss, Craig St. John 89
Jim Crow, R.I.P. / John Shelton Reed, Merle Black 96
Up from Segregation 107
Reflections
On Narrative and Sociology 123
Bibliography 139
Index 147
Notes: LCCN: 93008561
ISBN: 0826209149
ISBN: 0826209149 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 28215346
ISBN/ISSN: 0826209149