Table of contents for Preface to peasantry : a tale of two black belt counties / Arthur F. Raper ; new introduction by Louis Mazzari.

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 Series Editors' Preface 00
 New Introduction 00
 Preface to the First Edition 00
 Foreword by Will W. Alexander 00
 I. Planters and Tenants 3
 The Black Belt Pertinent Questions.
 II. Greene and Macon Counties 10
 Geographic, Historic, and Social Factors Local Color.
 III. Incomes and Expenditures 33
 Annual Cash Income Per Family Family Expenditures The Value of Home-Grown Provisions Gross Incomes of Rural Families.
 IV. Housing and Households 59
 Housing Household Furnishings and Sanitation Composition of Rural Households.
 V. Livestock, Farm Implements and Vehicles 76
 Livestock Farm Implements and Vehicles.
 VI. White Landownership 91
 Size of Holdings in Relation to Fertility of Soil The Increasing Number of Landowners Ownership and Use of Land.
 VII. The Negro Becomes a Landowner 110
 The Ownership of Land by Negroes Factors Regulating Negro Landownership Social and Economic Benefits of Negro Landownership.
 VIII. Farm Tenants and Wage Hands 143
 Farm Tenancy by Race Forms of Tenancy Wage Hands and Casual Laborers.
 IX. Landlord-Tenant Relations 157
 The Basic Assumptions Concrete Cases The Sanctions The Price Is Paid Some Innovations.
 X. Population and Plantation 183
 Population Responsive to Plantation The Greene County "Exodus."
 XI. Causes and Consequences of the Exodus 201
 The Immediate Causes of the Exodus Sequels of the Exodus Fundamental Causes of the Exodus.
 XII. State and Federal Assistance for Farm and Home 225
 Governor Talmadge's Program Federal Production Credit for Farmers Excessive Losses of Land Enter the New Deal: Loans for Farm and Home.
 III. The New Deal in Industry and Agriculture 237
 The National Recovery Act in the Black Belt The Agricultural Adjustment Act.
 XIV. The Relief Program 254
 The County Poor Fund The Red Cross' Food and Clothing The Federal Emergency Relief Administration Work Relief Projects Representative Reactions.
 XV. General or Biracial Institutions 275
 Stores, Gins, Banks, Offices Post Offices and Courthouses Courts, Criminals, Crimes Court Fines and Chain-Gang Sentences The Black Belt's Petty Courts.
 XVI. White and Negro Schools 300
 Negro Private Schools Public School Expenditures by Race Some Specific Contrasts: 1928 and 1934 Transportation of Pupils Consolidation of Schools.
 XVII. Schools Especially for Negroes 324
 Rural Negro Schoolhouses and Their Equipment Teachers, Their Training and Salaries Enrollment, Attendance, and Advancement by Race.
 XVIII. Churches White and Negro 350
 White Churches Negro Churches Religious Organizations and Race Relations.
 XIX. Lodges, Negro Leadership, Hotels 373
 Lodges, Societies, and Clubs Negro Institutional Leadership Hotels and Cafes.
 XX. Leisure Time and Recreational Activities 387
 Recreation and Amusement Leisure Time Activities.
 XXI. For the Future 404
 Index 411

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Land tenure -- Southern States.
Macon County (Ga.) -- Rural conditions.
Greene County (Ga.) -- Rural conditions.
United States -- Economic policy -- 1933-1945.