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Book review: It can happen here: white power and the rising threat of genocide in the US by Alexander Laban Hinton

Carrim, Sabah (2021) Book review: It can happen here: white power and the rising threat of genocide in the US by Alexander Laban Hinton. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (08 Aug 2021), p. 4. Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In It Can Happen Here: White Power and the Rising Threat of Genocide in the US, Alexander Laban Hinton challenges the myth of exceptionalism that has led many to believe that genocide cannot happen in America, exploring contemporary white power extremism in the US. This nuanced and noble account encourages readers to carefully and critically attend to the longer histories and structures within which racism, hate and white supremacy are embedded, writes Sabah Carrim.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2021 14:48
Last Modified: 12 Oct 2021 23:28
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/112109

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