Anger and Racial Politics: The Emotional Foundation of by Antoine J. Banks

By Antoine J. Banks

Politicians, students, and pundits usually disagree approximately even if race has been injected right into a political crusade or coverage debate. a few have suspected that race occasionally enters into politics even if political elites steer clear of utilizing racial cues or racially coded language. Anger and Racial Politics offers a theoretical framework for figuring out the emotional stipulations below which this impact may possibly occur. Banks asserts that making whites offended - regardless of the foundation for his or her anger - will make principles approximately race extra salient to them. He argues that anger, and never worry or different unfavourable feelings, presents the root upon which modern white racial attitudes are based. Drawing on a multi-method procedure, he demonstrates that anger performs a massive function in improving the influence of race on whites' personal tastes for placing an finish to affirmative motion, repealing wellbeing and fitness care reform, striking the accomplice flag excessive, and balloting for Tea Party-backed candidates.

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