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The Loyal RepublicTraitors, Slaves, and the Remaking of Citizenship in Civil War America$
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Erik Mathisen

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9781469636320

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: January 2019

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469636320.001.0001

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Schools of Citizenship

Schools of Citizenship

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(p.64) Chapter Three Schools of Citizenship
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The Loyal Republic
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Erik Mathisen

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University of North Carolina Press
DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469636320.003.0004

Conceived in war, the Confederate States of America was a nation-state built around its military. As this chapter argues, military service quickly became fused with ideas about Confederate citizenship, and the military became a site where faith in the national cause melded effortlessly with religion and where white southern men were schooled in how to become soldiers and citizens, all at once.

Keywords:   Citizenship, Confederate States of America, Civil War, Military history, State formation, Loyalty

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