Southern History


“Common Sense or Commonwealth?  The Fence Laws and Institutional Change in the Postbellum South” and “Two Visions of History,” (both with Shawn Kantor), Journal of Southern History 59 (1993), 201-42, 259-66.


 “C. Vann Woodward:  An Assessment of His Work and Influence” (with James M. McPherson), in Kousser and McPherson, eds., Region, Race, and Reconstruction:  Essays in Honor of C. Vann Woodward (New York:  Oxford University Press, 1982), xv-xxxix.


 “Post-Reconstruction Suffrage Restrictions in Tennessee:  A New Look at the      V.O. Key Thesis,”  Political Science Quarterly, 88 (1973), 655-83.