Demonizing a President: The

Demonizing a President: The "Foreignization" of Barack Obama

by Martin A. Parlett


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781440830556
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 08/31/2014
Pages: 253
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Martin A. Parlett is a researcher and communications professional specializing in political communication.

Table of Contents

Preface ix

1 The "Other" in American Politics 1

2 The Origin Myth: The President from Foreign Soil 37

3 Angry, Lazy, Stupid: The Non-White President 75

4 His Name Is Hussein: The Muslim Terrorist President 123

5 Communist in Chief: The Red Obama 163

6 The Outside(r) Advantage: Social Media, Participatory Culture, and a Rhetoric of Difference 193

Bibliography 223

Index 241

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