The author would be most likely to agree with which of the following about Gerteis' formulation of the Growth interpretation? A. It is too similar to the traditional version of the Growth interpretation. B. It is of dubious validity and does not expand research on the antislavery movement. C. It is strongly supported by recent research on the nineteenth-century South. D. It is more convincing than the traditional version of the Growth interpretation. E. It is seminal work that will be highly influential on future research.