Politics at the Margin: Historical Studies of Public Expression outside the Mainstream / Edition 1

Politics at the Margin: Historical Studies of Public Expression outside the Mainstream / Edition 1

by Susan Herbst
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521477638

ISBN-13: 9780521477635

Pub. Date: 09/28/2009

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Analyzing how oppressed citizens--women, African Americans, and political radicals--create their own media for, and styles of, public expression, four diverse case studies shed light on the experience of people who have traditionally been excluded from mainstream political life.  See more details below

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Analyzing how oppressed citizens--women, African Americans, and political radicals--create their own media for, and styles of, public expression, four diverse case studies shed light on the experience of people who have traditionally been excluded from mainstream political life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521477635
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/28/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction1
1Politics, Expression, and Marginality8
2Backchannels of Communication: Salonnieres of the French Enlightenment33
3Race Discrimination, Mass Media, and Public Expression: Chicago, 1934-196065
4Political Marginality and Communication in Greenwich Village, 1911-191896
5Contemporary Outsiders: The Libertarians134
6Conclusion166
Notes184
Bibliography211
Index222

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