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The politics of unreason : right-wing extremism in America, 1790-1977 / Seymour Martin Lipset and Earl Raab.

; Raab, Earl, author
2d ed.. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1978.
ISBN 0226484572, 9780226484570

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Other Authors Raab, Earl,
Subjects Derecha e izquierda (Política)
Politics and government
Right and left (Political science)
United States -- Politics and government.
United States.
Series Phoenix books ; P75.
Description xxiv, 581 pages ; 21 cm.
Copyright Date 1978.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "Analyzes the role of right-wing extremist politics in American life from 1790 until the present ... ranging from the Anti-Masonic Party, the Know-Nothings, and the American Protective Association ... to the Ku Klux Klan, the John Birch Society, the George Wallace campaigns of recent times, and assorted proto-fascist movements"--Back cover.
Contents Political extremism -- Before the Civil War -- The Protestant Crusades form the Civil War to World War I -- The bigoted twenties -- The 1930's: extremism of the Depression -- The 1950's: McCarthyism -- The era of the John Birch Society -- The Birch Society and its contemporaries: social base -- George Wallace and the new nativism -- George Wallace: the election and the electorate -- Extremists and extremism -- Political extremism: past and future -- Epilogue: the 1970's.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4369909
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Lipset, Seymour Martin.
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