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The Wrongs of the Right: Language, Race, and the Republican Party in the Age of Obama
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Publisher New York Univ Pr
Publication date May 30, 2014
Pages 225
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780814760543
ISBN-10 0814760546
Dimensions 1 by 6.50 by 9.25 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
Original list price $30.00
Other format details university press
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: In The Wrongs of the Right, Matthew W. Hughey and Gregory S. Parks set postracial claims into relief against a background of pre- and post-election racial animus directed at President Obama, his administration, and African Americans. They show how the political Right deploys racial fears, coded language and implicit bias to express and build opposition to the Obama administration. Racial meanings are reservoirs rich in political currency, and the race card remains a potent resource for othering the first black president in a context rife with Nativism, xenophobia, white racial fatigue, and serious racial inequality. 

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With Matthew W. Hughey | from New York Univ Pr (May 30, 2014)
9780814760543 | details & prices | 225 pages | 6.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $30.00
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With Matthew W. Hughey | from New York Univ Pr (May 3, 2016)
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