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What Is Best and Worst about Scotland

Asifa Hussain and William Miller

in Multicultural Nationalism: Islamophobia, Anglophobia, and Devolution

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780199280711
eISBN:
9780191604102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199280711.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

When asked what is best or worst about Scotland, one minority places more emphasis on racism, the other on freedom, the friendliness of majority Scots, and the relatively low numbers of ethnic ... More


 Are Bigots Sick?

Mike W. Martin

in From Morality to Mental Health: Virtue and Vice in a Therapeutic Culture

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195304718
eISBN:
9780199786572
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195304713.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter presents an integrated, moral-therapeutic perspective on bigotry. A case is made for viewing visceral bigotry as both a sickness and a wrongdoing. It is argued that (visceral) bigotry ... More


The Bigoted Julaha

Gyanendra Pandey

in The Construction of Communalism in Colonial North India

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780198077305
eISBN:
9780199081097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198077305.003.0003
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter examines the origins of one particular colonial caste-stereotype — the ‘ bigoted Julaha’ — which was frequently used in the analysis of sectarian strife in the Bhojpuri region. This ... More


Debating Same-Sex Marriage

John Corvino and Maggie Gallagher

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199756322
eISBN:
9780190267568
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199756322.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

As the uproar over the recent New York State law demonstrates, same-sex marriage is a perennial hot-button issue, certain to impact the 2012 election. This book provides a useful roadmap to both ... More


Taking the Town: Collegiate and Community Culture in the Bluegrass, 1880-1917

Kolan Thomas Morelock

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125046
eISBN:
9780813135113
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125046.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book explores culture and intellectual life in Lexington, Kentucky, at the turn of the twentieth century. Drawing on local newspapers and on the work of historians and other writers, it reveals ... 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


Willkie as Liberal: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Harvard Sitkoff

in Toward Freedom Land: The Long Struggle for Racial Equality in America

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125831
eISBN:
9780813135526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125831.003.0007
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter discusses Wendell Willkie, who was one of the most ardent and outspoken champions of civil rights and civil liberties during his time. Many considered him to be a passionate exponent of ... 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


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