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Published by Thomson Gale .
Written in English


  • History / Military / United States,
  • History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)

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Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11970206M
ISBN 101432822284
ISBN 109781432822286

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Chivalry: The Defining Element of Southern Culture by D. Randolph Stoman Tuscaloosa, Alabama December Lee’s Definition of a Gentleman “The forbearing use of power does not only form a touchstone, but the manner in which an individual enjoys certain advantages over .   Unlike the Northern code of honor, which emphasized emotional restraint, moral piety, and economic success, the Southern honor code in many ways paralleled the medieval honor code of Europe — combining the reflexive, violent honor of primitive man with . Visions of white southern men as archetypes of honor and gentility run throughout regional narratives with little regard for the actions and, at times, the atrocities committed by such men. In Queer Chivalry, Tison Pugh exposes the inherent contradictions in these depictions of cavalier manhood, investigating the foundations of southern Cited by: 1. Though I am a big believer in gender equality, chivalry scores high in my book.” ― Amy Plum tags: chivalry, dating, men. likes. Like “Well,” she said. “I’m frustrated.”.

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