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Author Lassiter, Matthew D., 1970-

Title The silent majority : suburban politics in the Sunbelt South / Matthew D. Lassiter.

Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2006.

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 Moore Stacks  F216.2 .L37 2006    Available  ---
Description xiii, 390 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series Politics and society in twentieth-century America
Politics and society in twentieth-century America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [331]-364) and index.
Contents Pt.1. The triumph of moderation. The divided South ; HOPE in the new South ; The open-schools movement ; The strange career of Atlanta Exceptionalism. -- Pt.2. The revolt of the center. The "Charlotte way" ; Suburban populism ; Neighborhood populism ; Neighborhood politics ; Class fairness and racial stability. -- Pt.3. Suburban strategies. The suburbanization of southern politics ; The failure of the Southern strategy ; Metropolitan divergence ; Regional convergence.
Subject Southern States -- Politics and government -- 1951-
Sunbelt States -- Politics and government.
Suburbs -- Southern States.
Suburbs -- Sunbelt States.
Metropolitan areas -- Southern States.
Metropolitan areas -- Sunbelt States.
Sociale problemen.
Politieke ontwikkeling.
ISBN 9780691092553 (alk. paper)
0691092559 (alk. paper)