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The Role of Race in American Politics: Lessons Learned from the 2008 Presidential Election

Thierry Devos

in The Obamas and a (Post) Racial America?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199735204
eISBN:
9780199894581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735204.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Despite the outcome of the 2008 presidential election, the scientific literature reveals that race and racial attitudes continue to shape how political candidates are perceived and voting behavior. ... More


New Attitudes, New Measures

Christopher D. DeSante and Candis Watts Smith

in Racial Stasis: The Millennial Generation and the Stagnation of Racial Attitudes in American Politics

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226643595
eISBN:
9780226643762
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226643762.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Over 30 years since the first studies of Whites’ post-Civil Rights racial attitudes, we question whether Kinder and Sears’ (1981) original assertion that “symbolic racism may be, politically, the ... More


The Myth of Post-Racial America

Angie Maxwell and Todd Shields

in The Long Southern Strategy: How Chasing White Voters in the South Changed American Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190265960
eISBN:
9780190939403
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190265960.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Beyond portraying race relations as a zero-sum economic game, GOP contenders courted southern white voters by championing “colorblindness.” The color-blind message gave white Americans and, ... More


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