The racist mind: portraits of American Neo-Nazis and Klansmen

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Penguin Books, Jul 1, 1996 - Political Science - 330 pages
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The Oklahoma City bombing turned a new spotlight on the secret world and chilling ideology of the American radical right, but swastika armbands and the scream of racial slogans have been making news for decades. Who are these people so full of venom? Where do their fears come from? Are they dangerous, pitiably pathetic, or both? In this neglected area of of inquiry Professor Raphael S. Ezekiel, who grew up Jewish in segregated East Texas, probes for answers out in the field.

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THE RACIST MIND: Portraits of American Neo-Nazis and Klansmen

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

The strength and weakness of this study of neo-Nazis and members of the Ku Klux Klan is the inability of the author to keep his subjects at arm's length. Social psychologist Ezekiel (Univ. of Michigan ... Read full review

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An attempt to answer the question, "how did they get this way". A Jewish author's interviews racists and hears the logic and reason behind such unreasoned behavior. Read full review


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two Breakfast in ArkansasSedition Trial
three Aryan Nations CongressNorthern Idaho 3 7

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