Fields, Corey D. Black Elephants in the Room: The Unexpected Politics of African American Republicans.

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Fields, Corey D. Black Elephants in the Room: The Unexpected Politics of African American Republicans. Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2016, pp. 29, ISBN: 9780520291904.

This book considers how race structures the political behavior of African American Republicans and discusses the dynamic relationship between race and political behavior in the purported "post-racial" context of US politics. Drawing on vivid first-person accounts, the book sheds light...

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