Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 20 items

  • Keywords: bigotry x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

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


Does the Tea Party Really Want Their Country Back?

Christopher S. Parker and Matt A. Barreto

in Change They Can't Believe In: The Tea Party and Reactionary Politics in America

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691163611
eISBN:
9781400852314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691163611.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter analyzes claims made by the Tea Party's critics, who argue that the movement is one rooted in bigotry. The minority and immigrant population in America has grown dramatically, eventually ... More


Rolling: Drag and Fly: Race, Racism, and Trucking

Anne Balay

in Semi Queer: Stories of Trans, Gay, and Black Truck Drivers

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781469647098
eISBN:
9781469647111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469647098.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Many truckers are openly racist towards African-Americans, Mexican immigrants, and those they perceive to be Islamic or Sikh. Truckers from these groups are understood to be desperate and willing to ... 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


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


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


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


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


The republican Imaginary

Adrian Millar

in Socio-ideological Fantasy and the Northern Ireland Conflict: The Other Side

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719066962
eISBN:
9781781701515
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719066962.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Using interview material, this chapter examines the rationalisations involved in the imaginary dimension of republicans' relations with socially and politically significant others, principally ... 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


Civilization on Trial

Joshua Berrett

in Louis Armstrong and Paul Whiteman: Two Kings of Jazz

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300103847
eISBN:
9780300127478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300103847.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter looks at Paul Whiteman's success in Atlantic City, and Louis Armstrong's landing of a part in King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band as second cornet. It notes that for all the dynamic modernism ... More


Between Bigotry and Nihilism Moral Judgment in Pluralist Democracies

Thomas A. Spragens

in Naming Evil Judging Evil

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226306735
eISBN:
9780226306742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226306742.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter examines the tension between the norms of tolerance and mutual respect, on the one hand, and the virtue of being a person of good judgment and sound conviction, on the other, ... More


George Cukor: A Double Life

Patrick McGilligan

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680382
eISBN:
9781452948843
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680382.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

One of the highest-paid studio contract directors of his time, George Cukor was nominated five times for an Academy Award as Best Director. In publicity and mystique he was dubbed the “women’s ... More


Conclusion: The Afterlife of Anti-Journalism

in The Anti-Journalist: Karl Kraus and Jewish Self-Fashioning in Fin-de-Siecle Europe

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226709703
eISBN:
9780226709727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226709727.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study of Karl Kraus' anti-journalism. It suggests that while Kraus' anti-journalism alienates contemporary readers, tracing its formation prompts us to ... More


Introduction

in The Specter of Salem: Remembering the Witch Trials in Nineteenth-Century America

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226005416
eISBN:
9780226005423
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226005423.003.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this book, which is about how the specter of Salem witchcraft haunts the American imagination. The book traces the metaphorical life of Salem ... More


Witch-Hunters: The Era of Civil War and Reconstruction

in The Specter of Salem: Remembering the Witch Trials in Nineteenth-Century America

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226005416
eISBN:
9780226005423
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226005423.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the ways by which the meaning of Salem's metaphor shifted during the American Civil War and Reconstruction years as Northern commentators adopted it to marginalize their own ... More


Resettlement and Dispersal

in Concentration Camps on the Home Front: Japanese Americans in the House of Jim Crow

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226354767
eISBN:
9780226354774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226354774.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter details how from 1943 authorities pushed many inmates out of the camps. Not back to their homes in California, Oregon, Washington, and Hawaii, but into “normal” American communities in ... More


View: