From the New Deal to the New Right: Race and the Southern Origins of Modern Conservatism
From the New Deal to the New Right: Race and the Southern Origins of Modern Conservatism

From the New Deal to the New Right: Race and the Southern Origins of Modern Conservatism

by Joseph E. Lowndes

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780300148282
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 02/29/2000
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 316 KB

About the Author

Joseph E. Lowndes is assistant professor of political science, University of Oregon. He lives in Eugene.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

1 Beyond the Backlash Thesis 1

2 "White Supremacy Is a Political Doctrine": Charles Wallace Collins and the Dixiecrat Revolt of 1948 11

3 "Goldwater Was the Horsepower": National Review and the New Southern GOP 45

4 "You Are Southerners Too": The National Campaigns of George Wallace 77

5 "The South, the West, and Suburbia": Richard Nixon's New Majority 106

6 "Guv'mints Lie": Asa Carter, Josey Wales, and the Southernization of Conservatism After Watergate 140

7 Between Political Order and Change: The Contingent Construction of the Modern Right 155

Notes 163

Bibliography 185

Index 199

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