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Thinking Confederates: Academia and the Idea of Progress in the New South

by Frost, Dan R.
Publisher: University of Tennessee Press
Retail Price: $27.00
Issue: Summer 2001
ISBN: 1572331046

Dan R. Frost argues that the former Confederates who rebuilt the South's military and technical colleges advanced "a curriculum of history and military drill, English language and literature, applied science and physical labor, that incorporated the trinity of the Lost Cause, the cult of the Anglo-Saxon, and the New South in an ideology of progress".

review of Thinking Confederates: Academia and the Idea of Progress in the New South, by Frost, Dan R., Civil War Book Review, (Summer 2001).