Home-Grown Hate: Gender and Organized Racism / Edition 1

Home-Grown Hate: Gender and Organized Racism / Edition 1

by Abby L. Ferber
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415944155

ISBN-13: 2900415944150

Pub. Date: 11/24/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Are all terrorists male? What role do women play in the spread of hatred? What is the link between gender and hate groups? These provocative questions and more are asked and answered in this fascinating new collection. Home-Grown Hate explores the relationship between gender, racism, and extremism in white supremacist organizations, the militia/patriot movement,

Overview

Are all terrorists male? What role do women play in the spread of hatred? What is the link between gender and hate groups? These provocative questions and more are asked and answered in this fascinating new collection. Home-Grown Hate explores the relationship between gender, racism, and extremism in white supremacist organizations, the militia/patriot movement, skinheads, the Taliban, and more. These original essays by teading scholars in the field examine white supremacists' assumptions about gender roles, Christianity and racism, and the similarities between Al Qaeda and militia movements. Home-Grown Hate is an important and timely contribution that sets the agenda for developing strategies to prevent the further proliferation of hate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900415944150
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/24/2003
Series:
Perspectives on Gender Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
308

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsix
Forewordxi
Introduction1
1.Mapping the Political Right: Gender and Race Oppression in Right-Wing Movements19
2.Women and Organized Racism49
3."White Genocide": White Supremacists and the Politics of Reproduction75
4.Normalizing Racism: A Case Study of Motherhood in White Supremacy97
5.The White Separatist Movement: Worldviews on Gender, Feminism, Nature, and Change113
6."White Men Are This Nation": Right-Wing Militias and the Restoration of Rural American Masculinity143
7."Getting It": The Role of Women in Male Desistance from Hate Groups161
8.The Dilemma of Difference: Gender and Hate Crime Policy181
9.Green or Brown? White Nativist Environmental Movements205
Afterword: The Growing Influence of Right-Wing Thought227
Notes235
References255
Contributors273
Index277

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