The rise of the Ku Klux Klan : right-wing movements and national politics / Rory McVeigh

Author(s): McVeigh, Rory
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Subjects: Right-wing extremists--United States--History--20th century
Social movements--United States--History--20th century
Racism--United States--History--20th century
Political culture--United States--History--20th century
United States--Race relations--Political aspects--History--20th century
United States--Politics and government--1913-1921
United States--Politics and government--1921-1923
United States--Politics and government--1923-1929
Ku Klux Klan (1915- )--History--20th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2009
Series: Social movements, protest, and contention v. 32
Social movements, protest, and contention v. 32
LC Classification: H, HS
Physical Description: 244 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: 1. The Klan as a national movement 1
2. The rebirth of a Klan nation, 1915-1924 19
3. Power devaluation 32
4. Responding to economic change : redefining markets along cultural lines 49
5. National politics and mobilizing "100 percent American" voters 86
6. Fights over schools and booze 112
7. How to recruit a Klansman 139
8. Klan activism across the country 167
9. The Klan's last gasp : campaigning to keep a Catholic out of the White House, 1925-1928 180
Conclusion. Right-wing movements, yesterday and today 196
Acknowledgments 203
Notes 205
Works cited 221
Index 231
Notes: LCCN: 2008052973
ISBN: 9780816656196 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0816656193 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780816656202 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0816656207 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-229) and index
Contents: The Klan as a national movement -- The rebirth of a Klan nation, 1915-1924 -- Power devaluation -- Responding to economic change : redefining markets along cultural lines -- National politics and mobilizing "100 percent American" voters -- Fights over schools and booze -- How to recruit a Klansman -- Klan activism across the country -- The Klan's last gasp : campaigning to keep a Catholic out of the White House, 1925-1928 -- Conclusion: Right-wing movements, yesterday and today
OCLC Number: 286478395
ISBN/ISSN: 9780816656196
0816656193
9780816656202
0816656207