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American nightmare : facing the challenge of fascism

Author: Henry A Giroux; George Yancy
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : City Lights Books, [2018]
Series: Open Media book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A far-ranging critique of the rise of authoritarianism and white nationalism in the US and the consequences for democracy

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Giroux, Henry A.
American nightmare.
San Francisco : City Lights Books, [2018]
(DLC) 2018012428
Named Person: Donald Trump; Donald Trump
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry A Giroux; George Yancy
ISBN: 9780872867536 0872867536
OCLC Number: 1028606799
Description: 383 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: Foreword / by George Yancy --
Introduction : staring into the authoritarian abyss --
America's nightmare : remembering Orwell's 1984 and Huxley's Brave new world --
Authoritarianism and the legacy of fascist collaboration --
Beyond the politics of incivility --
The culture of cruelty in Trump's America --
The politics of disposability in the age of disasters --
State violence and the scourge of white nationalism --
Neo-nazis in Charlottesville --
Death of the Democratic Party --
Toward a politics of ungovernability --
Conclusion : democracies in exile.
Series Title: Open Media book.
Responsibility: Henry A. Giroux ; foreword by George Yancy.

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