Download Anger and Racial Politics: The Emotional Foundation of by Antoine J. Banks PDF

By Antoine J. Banks

Politicians, students, and pundits frequently disagree approximately even if race has been injected right into a political crusade or coverage debate. a few have suspected that race occasionally enters into politics even if political elites stay away from utilizing racial cues or racially coded language. Anger and Racial Politics presents a theoretical framework for realizing the emotional stipulations below which this impact could ensue. Banks asserts that making whites offended - regardless of the root for his or her anger - will make principles approximately race extra salient to them. He argues that anger, and never worry or different unfavorable feelings, offers the basis upon which modern white racial attitudes are established. Drawing on a multi-method strategy, he demonstrates that anger performs a huge position in improving the influence of race on whites' personal tastes for placing an finish to affirmative motion, repealing future health care reform, striking the accomplice flag excessive, and vote casting for Tea Party-backed candidates.

Show description

Read or Download Anger and Racial Politics: The Emotional Foundation of Racial Attitudes in America PDF

Best anthropology books

Global Diasporas: An Introduction

In a perceptive and arresting research, Robin Cohen introduces his certain method of the examine of the world’s diasporas. This e-book investigates the altering meanings of the idea that and the modern diasporic , together with case reports of Jewish, Armenian, African, chinese language, British, Indian, Lebanese and Caribbean humans.

Rights to Culture: Heritage, Language and Community in Thailand

This assortment brings jointly unique, small-scale, ethnographic study on minorities and groups contesting history, livelihood, language, and citizenship in Thailand. The case reports integrated the following examine the rights of groups to control their very own cultural and ordinary assets throughout a number settings together with ethnic Khmer groups within the Northeast, migrant teams in metropolitan Bangkok, and hill tribe groups within the North of Thailand.

Verwertungsgesellschaften: Ursprünge, Entstehung und Betrachtung ihrer Stellung in einer heutigen Gesellschaft am Beispiel der GEMA (German Edition)

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2013 im Fachbereich Kulturwissenschaften - Sonstiges, word: 2,0, Hochschule Merseburg, Veranstaltung: Gesellschaftswissenschaftliche Grundlagen der Kultur, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Wie oft hören wir heutzutage vom Streit zwischen Künstlern, Verwaltungsgesellschaften und Onlinediensten wie Youtube oder Spotify.

Va (Wa) (China's Ethnic Groups Series)

Even if nearly all of China’s inhabitants is of the Han nationality (which debts for greater than ninety% of China’s population), the non-Han ethnic teams have a inhabitants of greater than a hundred million. beforehand, China has formally pointed out, with the exception of different unknown ethnic teams and foreigners with chinese language citizenship, fifty six ethnic teams.

Extra resources for Anger and Racial Politics: The Emotional Foundation of Racial Attitudes in America

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.08 of 5 – based on 44 votes