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Steep : the precipitous rise of the Tea Party

Author: Lawrence Rosenthal; Christine Trost
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2012.
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In the Spring of 2009, the Tea Party emerged onto the American political scene. In the wake of Obama's election, as commentators proclaimed the "death of conservatism", Tax Day rallies and Tea Party showdowns at congressional town hall meetings marked a new and unexpected chapter in American conservatism. This work brings together leading scholars and experts on the American Right to examine a political movement  Read more...
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Rosenthal; Christine Trost
ISBN: 9780520274228 0520274229 9780520274235 0520274237
OCLC Number: 778991027
Description: viii, 297 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: The rise of the Tea Party / Christine Trost and Lawrence Rosenthal --
pt. 1. What manner of movement? --
The tea party in historical perspective: a conservative response to a crisis of political economy / Charles Postel --
Reframing populist resentments in the Tea Party movement / Chip Berlet --
View from the top: report on six national Tea Party organizations / Devin Burghart --
Astroturf versus grass roots: scenes from early Tea Party mobilization / Clarence Y.H. Lo. --
pt. 2. "The real Americans": motivation and identity --
The Tea Party: a "white citizenship" movement? / Lisa Disch --
The past and future of race in the Tea Party movement / Joseph Lowndes --
Of mama grizzlies and politics: women and the Tea Party / Melissa Deckman. --
pt. 3. New on the bloc: political impactm --
Grand old Tea Party: partisan polarization and the rise of the Tea Party movement / Alan I. Abramowitz --
The future of the Tea Party: scoring an invitation to the Republican Party / Martin Cohen --
The Tea Party and religious right movements: frenemies with benefits / Peter Montgomery --
Epilogue: A tale of two movements.
Responsibility: edited by Lawrence Rosenthal, Christine Trost.

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