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

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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.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415944144
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 11/14/2003
  • Series: Perspectives on Gender Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.81 (d)

Meet the Author

Abby Ferber is Associate Professor of Sociology and Director of the Women's Studies Program at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. She is the author of White Man Falling (1998), Hate Crime in America (2000) and Making a Difference (2002).

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Foreword
Introduction 1
1 Mapping the Political Right: Gender and Race Oppression in Right-Wing Movements 19
2 Women and Organized Racism 49
3 "White Genocide": White Supremacists and the Politics of Reproduction 75
4 Normalizing Racism: A Case Study of Motherhood in White Supremacy 97
5 The White Separatist Movement: Worldviews on Gender, Feminism, Nature, and Change 113
6 "White Men Are This Nation": Right-Wing Militias and the Restoration of Rural American Masculinity 143
7 "Getting It": The Role of Women in Male Desistance from Hate Groups 161
8 The Dilemma of Difference: Gender and Hate Crime Policy 181
9 Green or Brown? White Nativist Environmental Movements 205
Afterword: The Growing Influence of Right-Wing Thought 227
Notes 235
References 255
Contributors 273
Index 277
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