The Invisible Empire in West: Toward a New Historical Appraisal of the Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s

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This timely anthology describes how and why the Ku Klux Klan became one of the most influential social movements in modern American history. For decades historians have argued that the spectacular growth of the Ku Klux Klan in the 1920s was fueled by a postwar surge in racism, religious bigotry, and status anxiety among lower-class white Americans. In recent years a growing body of scholarship has contradicted that appraisal, emphasizing the KKK's strong links to mainstream society and its role as a medium of corrective ...

The Invisible Empire in West: Toward a New Historical Appraisal of the Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s 2003, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252071713

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The Invisible Empire in West: Toward a New Historical Appraisal of the Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s 1992, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252018329

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