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The Resource The rise of the Ku Klux Klan : right-wing movements and national politics, Rory McVeigh

The rise of the Ku Klux Klan : right-wing movements and national politics, Rory McVeigh

Label
The rise of the Ku Klux Klan : right-wing movements and national politics
Title
The rise of the Ku Klux Klan
Title remainder
right-wing movements and national politics
Statement of responsibility
Rory McVeigh
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1915, forty years after the original Ku Klux Klan disbanded, a former farmer, circuit preacher, and university lecturer named Colonel William Joseph Simmons revived the secret society. By the early 1920s the KKK had been transformed into a national movement with millions of dues-paying members and chapters in all of the nation's forty-eight states. And unlike the Reconstruction-era society, the 1920s-era Klan exerted its influence far beyond the South. In The Rise of the Ku Klux Klan, Rory McVeigh provides a revealing analysis of the broad social agenda of 1920s-era KKK, showing that althoug
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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McVeigh, Rory
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Social movements, protest, and contention
Series volume
v. 32
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  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
  • Right-wing extremists
  • Social movements
  • Racism
  • Political culture
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Political culture
  • Politics and government
  • Race relations
  • Racism
  • Right-wing extremists
  • Social movements
  • United States
Label
The rise of the Ku Klux Klan : right-wing movements and national politics, Rory McVeigh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Klan as a national movement -- The rebirth of a Klan nation, 1915-1924 -- Power devaluation -- Responding to economic change : redefining markets along cultural lines -- National politics and mobilizing "100 percent American" voters -- Fights over schools and booze -- How to recruit a Klansman -- Klan activism across the country -- The Klan's last gasp : campaigning to keep a Catholic out of the White House, 1925-1928 -- Conclusion: Right-wing movements, yesterday and today
Control code
ocn646884631
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816667765
Lccn
2008052973
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbpjdz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646884631
Label
The rise of the Ku Klux Klan : right-wing movements and national politics, Rory McVeigh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Klan as a national movement -- The rebirth of a Klan nation, 1915-1924 -- Power devaluation -- Responding to economic change : redefining markets along cultural lines -- National politics and mobilizing "100 percent American" voters -- Fights over schools and booze -- How to recruit a Klansman -- Klan activism across the country -- The Klan's last gasp : campaigning to keep a Catholic out of the White House, 1925-1928 -- Conclusion: Right-wing movements, yesterday and today
Control code
ocn646884631
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816667765
Lccn
2008052973
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbpjdz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646884631

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