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

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

by Abby L. Ferber
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415944147

ISBN-13: 9780415944144

Pub. Date: 11/14/2003

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,…  See more details below

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:
9780415944144
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/14/2003
Series:
Perspectives on Gender Series
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Foreword
Introduction1
1Mapping the Political Right: Gender and Race Oppression in Right-Wing Movements19
2Women and Organized Racism49
3"White Genocide": White Supremacists and the Politics of Reproduction75
4Normalizing Racism: A Case Study of Motherhood in White Supremacy97
5The 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
8The Dilemma of Difference: Gender and Hate Crime Policy181
9Green or Brown? White Nativist Environmental Movements205
Afterword: The Growing Influence of Right-Wing Thought227
Notes235
References255
Contributors273
Index277

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