Awakenings: The Emergence of White Supremacist Ideologies

  title={Awakenings: The Emergence of White Supremacist Ideologies},
  author={J. Schafer and Christopher W. Mullins and S. Box},
  journal={Deviant Behavior},
  pages={173 - 196}
Scholarly treatments of white supremacy have tended to focus on groups over individuals, examining belief systems, framing mechanisms, and operational dynamics. White supremacist discourse and dialogue often include descriptions of the processes through which one “awakens” to support these ideologies. This article considers how individuals report discovering their affinity for white supremacist belief systems. Data are culled from personal accounts available on Web pages, postings to electronic… Expand
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