The Obama effect [electronic resource] : how the 2008 campaign changed white racial attitudes / Seth K. Goldman and Diana C. Mutz.
- New York, New York : Russell Sage Foundation, 
1 online resource (xvii, 184 pages.)
- Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 2008.
United States -- Race relations -- Political aspects.
Whites -- United States -- Attitudes.
Post-racialism -- United States.
- The impact of the Obama campaign on white racial attitudes
Part I. Documenting change in white racial attitudes during the 2008 campaign
Is the decline in white racial prejudice meaningful?
Visions of unity: white perceptions of race relations
Part II. Explaining change in white racial attitudes during the 2008 campaign
The role of mass media in changing white racial attitudes
Testing rival theories of media influence
Part III. Epilogue: White racial attitudes after the 2008 campaign
Whatever happened to the Obama exemplar?
Implications for the study of racial attitudes.
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. New York Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on print version record.
- Local notes:
- Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the John Lammey Stewart Memorial Library Fund.
- Mutz, Diana Carole, author.
John Lammey Stewart Memorial Library Fund.
- 9781610448246 (electronic bk.)
1610448243 (electronic bk.)
9780871545725 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0871545721 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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