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So Conceived and So Dedicated: Intellectual Life in the Civil War Era North

Lorien Foote and Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai

Abstract

This edited collection of essays brings together the work of senior and junior scholars to demonstrate how social and cultural tools complement intellectual history. George Fredrickson’s pioneering work, The Inner Civil War (1965), has long been the seminal text for scholars interested in the intellectual history of the American Civil War Era. The historians in this volume broaden the scope of what has traditionally been considered intellectual history. By including works about the history of medicine, art history, Catholic history, education, ethnicity, and identity, these contributions demon ... More

Keywords: George Fredrickson, The Inner Civil War, Intellectual History, American Civil War, Nineteenth-Century United States, History of Medicine, Art History, Catholic History, Nationalism, Identity

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9780823264476
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: September 2015 DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823264476.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Lorien Foote, editor
University of Central Arkansas

Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai, editor
Angelo State University

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