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America at war with itself

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"From hatemongering tactics in the run-up to the 2016 presidential race, to the increasing number of mass shootings, to excessive police violence, evidence that America is at war with itself is everywhere around us. The question is not whether or not it's happening, but how to understand what's driving the crisis and how to prevent conditions from getting worse. In this insightful book, Henry A. Giroux offers a far-reaching critique of the economic interests, cultural dynamics, and political forces at work in the nation's shift toward increasingly abusive forms of power, and what can and should be done to resist them. America at War with Itself makes the case for real ideological and structural change at a time when the need and stakes could not be greater. Everyone who cares about the survival and revival of democracy needs to read this book."-Kenneth Saltman"--
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subject_facetDiscrimination -- United States
Electronic books
Police brutality -- United States
Social control -- United States
Toleration -- United States
Violence -- United States
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America at war with itself [electronic resource] Giroux, Henry A.,
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Electronic books
Nonfiction
Police brutality
Politics
Social control
Toleration
Violence