Divided by Color: Racial Politics and Democratic Ideals (American Politics and Political Economy Series)

Divided by Color: Racial Politics and Democratic Ideals (American Politics and Political Economy Series)How Did Race Affect The Election That Gave America Its First African American President This Book Offers Some Fascinating, And Perhaps Controversial, Findings Donald R Kinder And Allison Dale Riddle Assert That Racism Was In Fact An Important Factor In 2008, And That If Not For Racism, Barack Obama Would Have Won In A Landslide On The Way To This Conclusion, They Make Several Other Important Arguments In An Analysis Of The Nomination Battle Between Obama And Hillary Clinton, They Show Why Racial Identity Matters In Electoral Politics Than Gender Identity Comparing The 2008 Election With That Of 1960, They Find That Religion Played Much The Same Role In The Earlier Campaign That Race Played In 08 And They Argue That Racial Resentment A Modern Form Of Racism That Has Superseded The Old Fashioned Biological Variety Is A Potent Political Force. I remember Professor Kinder when I was a poli sci major many years ago at the University of Michigan I m glad to see that he s still doing research This is a very good book and contradicts a lot of the simplistic notions in the popular culture about President Obama and race. 324.97309 K515 2012

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  • Paperback
  • 399 pages
  • Divided by Color: Racial Politics and Democratic Ideals (American Politics and Political Economy Series)
  • Donald R. Kinder
  • 12 May 2017
  • 9780226435749