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Gendered politics in the modern South : the Susan Smith case and the rise of a new sexism / Keira V. Williams.

Author/creator Williams, Keira V., 1976-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoBaton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, ©2012.
Descriptionviii, 255 pages ; 24 cm.
Subject(s)
Series Making the modern South
Making the modern South. ^A699439
Contents Introduction -- Susan Smith and the "mommy myth" -- "A hard week to be Black in Union" -- The "modern-day Medea" -- Personal responsibility -- Union's family values -- "In a lake of fire" -- From "monster" to "mentally ill" -- Epilogue: the new "new momism".
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2012007255
ISBN9780807147689 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN0807147680 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN9780807147696 (pdf)
ISBN0807147699 (pdf)
ISBN9780807147702 (epub)
ISBN0807147702 (epub)
ISBN9780807147719 (mobi)
ISBN0807147710 (mobi)

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