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Rednecks, Queers, and Country Music

Nadine Hubbs

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780520280656
eISBN:
9780520958340
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520280656.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

I’ll listen to anything but country. This popular phrase allows middle-class Americans to declare inclusive, “omnivore” musical tastes, with one crucial exclusion: country, a music linked to ... More


The Bigot: Why Prejudice Persists

Stephen E Bronner

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300162516
eISBN:
9780300163735
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300162516.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book presents bigotry as a systematic, all-encompassing mindset that has a special affinity for rightwing movements. It explores the appeal of bigotry, the self-image it justifies, the interests ... More


Intro

Nadine Hubbs

in Rednecks, Queers, and Country Music

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780520280656
eISBN:
9780520958340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520280656.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

This book contextualizes the declaration “anything but country” and challenges both the conventional wisdom that renders the provincial white working class America's perpetual bigot class and the ... More


. Anything but Country

Nadine Hubbs

in Rednecks, Queers, and Country Music

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780520280656
eISBN:
9780520958340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520280656.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Popular

Chapter 1, “Anything but Country” (along with parts of chapter 2), examines the dynamics of the dislike of country music and the prevalence, since about 1970, of representations of both country music ... More


Modernity

Stephen Eric Bronner

in The Bigot: Why Prejudice Persists

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300162516
eISBN:
9780300163735
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300162516.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines how modernity created the bigot and how he tries to re-create the normality of prejudice. It argues that the institutions and beliefs that the bigot holds dear are opposed to ... More


Mythological Thinking

Stephen Eric Bronner

in The Bigot: Why Prejudice Persists

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300162516
eISBN:
9780300163735
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300162516.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines how the bigot manipulates myths and mythological thinking to serve his material and existential purposes. It argues that myths appeal to the bigot because he can easily adapt ... More


Playing the Role

Stephen Eric Bronner

in The Bigot: Why Prejudice Persists

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300162516
eISBN:
9780300163735
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300162516.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines the roles played by the bigot as a righteous true believer, an insufferable elitist, and a resentful chauvinist. It explains how each role offers the bigot the comforts of ... More


The Bigot Today

Stephen Eric Bronner

in The Bigot: Why Prejudice Persists

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300162516
eISBN:
9780300163735
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300162516.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter argues that the bigot today is defined by the practice of prejudice. It explains how the bigot's roles as a true believer, an insufferable elitist, and a resentful chauvinist provide him ... More


Introduction

Stephen Eric Bronner

in The Bigot: Why Prejudice Persists

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300162516
eISBN:
9780300163735
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300162516.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book offers a phenomenological perspective on the bigot, whom it describes as someone whose prejudices tend to intersect in their ideological and political expressions. It explains why prejudice ... More


Esther Anglaise

Ann M. Little

in The Many Captivities of Esther Wheelwright

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780300218213
eISBN:
9780300224627
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300218213.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter describes Esther Wheelwright’s stay in Québec, North America’s most impressively fortified city, which was surrounded by enormous earthworks and enclosed by thick stone walls and gates. ... More


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