eBook Encyclopedia Of Right-Wing Extremism In Modern American History, 1st Edition

  • Stephen E Atkins
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  • ISBN-10: 1598843516
  • ISBN-13: 9781598843514
  • DDC: 303.48
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 346 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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In the last decade, many previously homogenous communities in the United States experienced something unfamiliar: immigrants—primarily Hispanic—were arriving in their towns. Ku Klux Klan groups and other American right-wing extremists have latched onto the concern and uncertainty in these areas, capitalizing upon anti-immigration sentiments to recruit new members and expand their influence.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: American White Supremacist and Neo-Nazi Movements.
2: Ku Klux Klan Movements.
3: Other White Supremacist Movements.
4: Early American Neo-Fascist and Neo-Nazi Movements.
5: Modern American Neo-Nazi and Neo-Fascist Movements.
6: Neo-Nazi Skinheads and the White Supremacist Movement.
7: Anti-Semitism and the Right Wing.
8: Christian Identity, Christian Reconstructionism, and Other Right-Wing Religious Movements.
9: Christian Identity Movement.
10: Christian Reconstructionism and Other White Supremacist Churches.
11: Anti–American Government Extremists.
12: Early Extremist Antigovernment Movements.
13: Militia Movements.
14: Antigovernment Direct Action Conspiracies.
About the Author.