Dog whistle politics : how coded racial appeals have reinvented racism and wrecked the middle class /

Campaigning for president in 1980, Ronald Reagan told stories of Cadillac-driving "welfare queens" buying T-bone steaks with food stamps. In trumpeting these tales of welfare run amok, Reagan never needed to mention race, because he was blowing a dog whistle: sending a message about racial...

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Main Author: Haney-LoĢpez, Ian, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2014]
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Call Number: Current Affairs : Haney-Lopez : 03/2017
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