Reaching beyond race

@inproceedings{Sniderman1997ReachingBR,
  title={Reaching beyond race},
  author={Paul M. Sniderman and Edward G. Carmines},
  year={1997}
}
If white Americans could reveal what they really thought about race, without the risk of appearing racist, what would they say? This book aims to illustrate aspects of white American thinking about the politics of race previously hidden from site. Follow-up analysis points the way towards public policies that could gain wide support and reduce the gap between black and white Americans. The authors show that prejudice, although by no means gone, has lost its power to dominate the political… Expand
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