E–book (Strom Thurmond's America)


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  • Strom Thurmond's America
  • Joseph Crespino
  • English
  • 23 January 2020
  • 9780809084340

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  1. says: E–book (Strom Thurmond's America) Joseph Crespino ↠ 1 CHARACTERS SUMMARY Strom Thurmond's America

    E–book (Strom Thurmond's America) SUMMARY ´ LABMEDNEWS.XYZ ↠ Joseph Crespino This was an excellent book that discussed the long career of Strom Thurmond My assessment of this man is that he was a scoundrel of epic proportion

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    SUMMARY Strom Thurmond's America Joseph Crespino ↠ 1 CHARACTERS E–book (Strom Thurmond's America) The value of this book lies in Crespino's linkage of Strom Thurmond's racism to his classism Opposed to racial euality and justice Thurmond a

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    E–book (Strom Thurmond's America) Joseph Crespino ↠ 1 CHARACTERS SUMMARY ´ LABMEDNEWS.XYZ ↠ Joseph Crespino A well written work that is enriched by its own subject's longevity Strom Thurmond was born in 1902 and passed away in 2003 leaving behind a complicated impactful political career that spanned an American century filled with significant political and social developments Crespino's work is ostensibly an autobiography of Thurmond but thanks

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    E–book (Strom Thurmond's America) SUMMARY ´ LABMEDNEWS.XYZ ↠ Joseph Crespino SUMMARY Strom Thurmond's America This work is only a half biography of the segregationist Democrat turned Republican elder statesman The other half examines Thurmond's impact on American politics eg channeling racism into concerns about welfare and nebulously defined law and order Like many politicians Thurmond's an interesting character for his contradictions a racist wh

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    SUMMARY Strom Thurmond's America Joseph Crespino ↠ 1 CHARACTERS SUMMARY ´ LABMEDNEWS.XYZ ↠ Joseph Crespino A useful perspective on the force

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    E–book (Strom Thurmond's America) Joseph Crespino ↠ 1 CHARACTERS How the party of Lincoln became the party of Strom Thurmond

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    E–book (Strom Thurmond's America) An insightful look into the life of someone who was at the forefront of the emergence of the conservative Republi

  8. says: SUMMARY Strom Thurmond's America E–book (Strom Thurmond's America) Joseph Crespino ↠ 1 CHARACTERS

    SUMMARY Strom Thurmond's America E–book (Strom Thurmond's America) I was born and raised in reliably Republican Indiana yet when I reached the Age of Reason I left the fold and became gasp a liberal Democrat I wasn't disowned since my parents were moderate Republicans and very understandingAdd to that the fact that I was the first group of 18 year olds to be able to vote and that I voted AGAINST Richard Nixon and you have my political profileWhile politics is not all consuming to me this fall I s

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    E–book (Strom Thurmond's America) Joseph Crespino ↠ 1 CHARACTERS SUMMARY ´ LABMEDNEWS.XYZ ↠ Joseph Crespino Excellent biography of Ol' Strom It's not black and white or hagiography One thinks of his strict segregation beliefs and reactionary

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    E–book (Strom Thurmond's America) The biographical part of Crespino's book is fair to middling and lacks many of the details that makes a very good to excellent biography make you feel like you are actually living with the subject not that I wou

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Strom Thurmond's America

Joseph Crespino ↠ 1 CHARACTERS SUMMARY ´ LABMEDNEWS.XYZ ↠ Joseph Crespino SUMMARY Strom Thurmond's America As the key to Thurmond's many successes; a consummate opportunist he had less use for integrity He was a thoroughgoing racist he is best remembered today for his twenty four hour filibuster in opposition to the Civil Rights Act of 1957 but he fathered an illegitimate black daughter whose existence he did not publicly acknowledge during his lifetime A onetime Democrat and labor supporter in the senate he switched parties in 1964 and helped to dismantle New Deal protections for working AmericansIf Thurmond was a great hypocrite though he was also an innovator who saw the future of conserv. This work is only a half biography of the segregationist Democrat turned Republican elder statesman The other half examines Thurmond s impact on American politics eg channeling racism into concerns about welfare and nebulously defined law and order Like many politicians Thurmond s an interesting character for his contradictions a racist who fathered a black child an avid New Dealer who became a conservative icon But Crespino proves superficial in exploring his broader cultural impact Of all of that era s prominent conservatives what makes Thurmond important than say George Wallace or Barry Goldwater or Richard Nixon for that matter True he hit the scene first but during his 48 presidential run Thurmond was a straightforward segregationist Presumably his 1964 defection to the GOP is the point of entry after which he at least toned down his rhetoric Either way not as interesting as other recent volumes by Perlstein Kabaservice etc Redemption key to Thurmond's many successes; a consummate opportunist he had less use for integrity He was a thoroughgoing racist he is best remembered today for his twenty four hour filibuster in opposition to the Civil Rights Act of 1957 but he fathered an illegitimate black daughter whose existence he did not publicly acknowledge during his lifetime A onetime Democrat and labor supporter in the senate he switched parties in 1964 and helped to dismantle New Deal protections for working AmericansIf Thurmond was a great hypocrite though he was also an innovator who saw the future of conserv. This work is only a half biography of the segregationist Democrat turned Republican elder statesman The other half examines Thurmond s impact on American politics eg channeling racism into concerns about welfare and nebulously defined law and order Like many politicians Thurmond s an interesting character for his contradictions a racist who fathered a black child an avid New Dealer who became a conservative icon But Crespino proves superficial in exploring his broader cultural impact Of all of that era s prominent conservatives what makes Thurmond important than say George Wallace or Barry Goldwater or Richard Nixon for that matter True he hit the scene first but during his 48 presidential run Thurmond was a straightforward segregationist Presumably his 1964 defection to the GOP is the point of entry after which he at least toned down his rhetoric Either way not as interesting as other recent volumes by Perlstein Kabaservice etc

SUMMARY ´ LABMEDNEWS.XYZ ↠ Joseph Crespino

Joseph Crespino ↠ 1 CHARACTERS SUMMARY ´ LABMEDNEWS.XYZ ↠ Joseph Crespino SUMMARY Strom Thurmond's America Ative politics before just about anyone else As early as the 1950s he began to forge alliances with Christian Right activists and he eagerly took up the causes of big business military spending and anticommunism Crespino's adroit lucid portrait reveals that Thurmond was in fact both a segregationist and a Sunbelt conservative The implications of this insight are vast Thurmond was not a curiosity from a bygone era but rather one of the first conservative Republicans we would recognize as such today Strom Thurmond's America is about how he made his brand of politics central to American li. An insightful look into the life of someone who was at the forefront of the emergence of the conservative Republican Party of the late 20th century

SUMMARY Strom Thurmond's America

Joseph Crespino ↠ 1 CHARACTERS SUMMARY ´ LABMEDNEWS.XYZ ↠ Joseph Crespino SUMMARY Strom Thurmond's America Do not forget that ‘skill and integrity' are the keys to success This was the last piece of advice on a list Will Thurmond gave his son Strom in 1923 The younger Thurmond would keep the words in mind throughout his long and colorful career as one of the South's last race baiting demagogues and as a national power broker who along with Barry Goldwater and Ronald Reagan was a major figure in modern conservative politicsBut as the historian Joseph Crespino demonstrates in Strom Thurmond's America the late South Carolina senator followed only part of his father's counsel Political skill w. This was an excellent book that discussed the long career of Strom Thurmond My assessment of this man is that he was a scoundrel of epic proportion شرح حال رجال سیاسی و نظامی معاصر ایران جلد 3 keys to success This was the last piece of advice on a list Will Thurmond gave his son Strom in 1923 The younger Thurmond would 寵妻如令4 keep the words in mind throughout his long and colorful career as one of the South's last race baiting demagogues and as a national power broker who along with Barry Goldwater and Ronald Reagan was a major figure in modern conservative politicsBut as the historian Joseph Crespino demonstrates in Strom Thurmond's America the late South Carolina senator followed only part of his father's counsel Political skill w. This was an excellent book that discussed the long career of Strom Thurmond My assessment of this man is that he was a scoundrel of epic proportion