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The Ku Klux Klan in the Southwest

by Alexander, Charles C.

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Published by University of Kentucky Press in [Lexington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Charles C. Alexander.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHS2330.K63 A75
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 288 p.
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5941262M
    LC Control Number65011831

    KU KLUX KLAN OUTLINED by an EXALTED CYCLOPS OF THE ORDER A detailed exposition of the objects, aims and purposes of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan has been complied by the Exal ted Cycops of Monroe Klan Number 4, Realm of Louisiana, and is herewith published for the benefit of Klansmen in all parts of the nation.   One event frequently cited is when students went toe-to-toe with the Klu Klux Klan. Two years ago, “Journey Indiana” took a look at the battle that occurred in South Bend on , five days before my grandfather, a Notre Dame graduate, was born.

    Reviewed by Matthew Smee. Review Source: Independent Book Author: Ruth Vander Zee Ruth Vander Zee’s Mississippi Morning tells the story of James, a young white boy growing up in rural Mississippi during the Jim Crow era. It’s and James’s father (Pa) owns the local hardware store. Pa’s store is a popular place, where locals gather to discuss issues facing the town. The Ku Klux Klan in the Southwest Book Summary: This is a study of a disturbing phenomenon in American society -- the Ku Klux Klan -- and that eruption of nativism, racism and moral authoritarianism during the s in the four states of the Southwest -- Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Arkansas -- in which the Klan became especially powerful. The hooded order is viewed here as a move by.

    The horrible occurrence in our history would be labeled non-other than the Ku Klux Klan, the largest White Supremacist Group to gain popularity in the United States. I Believe the Ku Klux Klan started off as just something with violent cruel jokes as their activities because they had nothing better to . Ku Klux Klan Ku Klux Klan Christopher Long General The history of the Ku Klux Klan in Texas extends from the Reconstruction era to the present. The original organization was founded in Pulaski, Tennessee, probably in May or early June , by six young Confederate veterans.


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The Ku Klux Klan in the Southwest by Alexander, Charles C. Download PDF EPUB FB2

In this book, Alexander does an excellent job of examining the rise and eventual fall of the Ku Klux Klan in Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Oklahoma during the s.

Alexander draws from an impressive list of works to place the Klan within its historical context. This The Ku Klux Klan in the Southwest book 4/5. This is a study of a disturbing phenomenon in American society―the Ku Klux Klan―and that eruption of nativism, racism and moral authoritarianism during the s in the four states of the Southwest―Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Arkansas―in which the Klan Cited by: This is a study of a disturbing phenomenon in American society -- the Ku Klux Klan -- and that eruption of nativism, racism and moral authoritarianism during the s in the four states of the Southwest -- Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Arkansas -- in which the Klan became especially by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Alexander, Charles C.

Ku Klux Klan in the Southwest. [Lexington] University of Kentucky Press [] (OCoLC) Ku Klux Klan terminology used in this book --Brainchild of a dreamer --"A passion for reform" --The Klan moves into the Southwest --The Klan's drive for law and order --Gestures of peace --A taste of victory --"Neither Klan nor king" --A sortie at presidential politics --Uncertain victories, bitter defeats --The road to obscurity --The end of.

Book Description: This is a study of a disturbing phenomenon in American society -- the Ku Klux Klan -- and that eruption of nativism, racism and moral authoritarianism during the s in the four states of the Southwest -- Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Arkansas -- in which the Klan.

Inwhite Protestant nativists organized a revival of the Ku Klux Klan near Atlanta, Georgia, inspired by their romantic view of the Old South as well as Thomas Dixon’s book “The. Ku Klux Klan Two members of the Ku Klux Klan, illustration from Harper's Weekly, Decem Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

(LC-USZ) In the summer ofthe Klan was structured into the “Invisible Empire of the South” at a convention in Nashville, Tennessee, attended by delegates from former Confederate states. In this Saturday, Ap photo, members of the Ku Klux Klan participate in a "white pride" rally in Rome, Ga.

Klan leaders say they feel that U.S. politics are going their way, as a nationalist, us-against-them mentality deepens across the nation. From its beginnings in the s, the Ku Klux Klan has employed a variety of salutes and hand signs both public and private. Most of the hand signs and gestures used by the first and second Ku Klux Klans have fallen by the wayside over the years, except for the Klan salute, which dates back to The book by Charles Alexander, The Ku Klux Klan in the Southwest, written in was one of the waves of revisionist scholarship that obliterated the theories carried by early scholars, that the Klan secret society was tremendously rural and fundamentalist.

Other books that did the same were The Ku Klux Klan in the City by Kenneth Jackson in. The Clansman: A Historical Romance of the Ku Klux Klan is a novel published in It was the second work in the Ku Klux Klan trilogy by Thomas Dixon Jr. that also included The Leopard's Spots and The presents the Ku Klux Klan heroically.

The novel was twice notably adapted, immediately by its author as a highly successful play entitled The Clansman (), and a decade. Description. This is a study of a disturbing phenomenon in American society—the Ku Klux Klan—and that eruption of nativism, racism and moral authoritarianism during the s in the four states of the Southwest—Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Arkansas—in which the Klan Cited by:   This is a study of a disturbing phenomenon in American society — the Ku Klux Klan — and that eruption of nativism, racism and moral authoritarianism during the s in the four states of the Southwest — Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Arkansas — in which the Klan Author: Charles C.

Alexander. The Ku Klux Klan in the Southwest - Ebook written by Charles C. Alexander. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Ku Klux Klan in the Southwest.5/5(1). THE SECOND COMING OF THE KKK The Ku Klux Klan of the s and the American Political Tradition By Linda Gordon Illustrated.

Liveright Publishing. $ The cover of. The Key West chapter of the white supremacist hate group, Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, was formed on Feb. 26, Later that year, Manuel Cabeza was beaten, tarred and feathered by hooded Klansmen for loving a girl with skin that was a different color than his.

Two people died in the revenge-driven violence that followed. The Ku Klux Klan's Campaign Against Hispanics, Rhetoric, Violence and Response in the American Southwest - Kindle edition by Juan O.

Sánchez. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Ku Klux Klan's Campaign Against Hispanics, Rhetoric, Violence and Reviews: 2. The Ku Klux Klan in the Southwest by Alexander, Charles and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The Ku Klux Klan's persecution of Hispanics during the early s was just as brutal as their terrorizing of the black community--a fact sparsely documented in historical texts.

The KKK viewed Mexicans as subhuman foreigners supporting a Catholic conspiracy to subvert U.S. institutions and Brand: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers. The only one of those states I consider as southwest is Texas.

There was so little Klan activity in Arizona, New Mexico and southern California that this was the southwest to the 's Klan. Regardless, the book is very interesting and illustrates quite well the difference between the 's era and other Klan incarnations.4/5(1).Ku Kluxers in a Coal Mining Community: A Study of the Ku Klux Klan Movement in Williamson County, Illinois, By Ayabe, Masatomo Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society, Vol.

.A graphic portrayal of the background of the Ku Klux Klan, its battle with the law, and the current reasons why hate groups cannot be ignored. Presents the history of the Klan, identifies the victims of its violence, and the responses of those in opposition to Klan activity.

Discusses the white supremacist movement, identifying its organizations and leaders of today/5(4).