White Party, White Government : Race, Class, and U. S. Politics.
By: Feagin, Joe R.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Florence : Routledge, 2012Copyright date: ©2012Description: 1 online resource (265 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780203122433.Subject(s): Republican Party (U.S.: 1854- ) - HistoryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: White Party, White Government : Race, Class, and U. S. PoliticsDDC classification: 324.273089 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover -- White Party, White Government -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- 1. Framing a Racist America: Puritan Inheritances and Political Framing -- 2. Faking Democracy: Race, Class, and Our Undemocratic Political System -- 3. Race, Class, and Early U.S. Politics-to the 1930s -- 4. Race, Class, and U.S. Politics: 1930s-1970s -- 5. Race, Class, and U.S. Politics: 1970s-1990s -- 6. The George W. Bush Era: Racial and Class Dimensions -- 7 .The Barack Obama Presidential Campaign -- 8. Barack Obama's Presidency: Racial and Class Dimensions -- 9. Demographic Change and Political Futures -- Notes -- Index.
White Party, White Government examines the centuries-old impact of systemic racism on the U.S. political system. The text assesses the development by elite and other whites of a racialized capitalistic system, grounded early in slavery and land theft, and its intertwining with a distinctive political system whose fundamentals were laid down in the founding decades. From these years through the Civil War and Reconstruction, to the 1920s, the 1930s Roosevelt era, the 1960s Johnson era, through to the Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, and Barack Obama presidencies, Feagin exploring the effects of ongoing demographic changes on the present and future of the U.S. political system.
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