Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2015

304 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190229252

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Dog Whistle Politics

How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class

Ian Haney López

  • The first book to systematically explain how racism has evolved since the civil rights era.
  • Draws upon cutting-edge scholarship in history, sociology, and psychology, but translates them into accessible terms illustrated through contemporary examples.
  • An eye-opening account of how racial appeals generate broad enthusiasm for policies that injure the middle class.

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