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Among the truthers : a journey through America's growing conspiracist underground, Jonathan Kay

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Among the truthers : a journey through America's growing conspiracist underground
Title
Among the truthers
Title remainder
a journey through America's growing conspiracist underground
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Kay
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"America is awash with conspiracy theories, and the shared view of reality we once took for granted has been permanently shattered. Jonathan Kay uses the 9/11 Truth movement as a springboard to examine this fragmented national mindset"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kay, Jonathan
Dewey number
001.90973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6275
LC item number
.K39 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conspiracy theories
  • Political culture
  • United States
  • Conspiracy theories
  • Political culture
  • Politics and government
  • United States
  • Conspiracies
  • United States
  • Conspiracy theories
  • Political culture
  • United States
Label
Among the truthers : a journey through America's growing conspiracist underground, Jonathan Kay
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I The Truth Movement and Its Ancestors -- 1. American Conspiracism: A Brief History ; Programmed for Conspiracy ; Populism and Paranoia: How Politics Shaped American Conspiracism ; The Men in Black: How Technology Shaped American Conspiracism ; The Emergence of "Flowchart Conspiracism" -- 2. Warrant for Genocide, Blueprint for Paranoia ; A Dark Fairy Tale ; Singularity ; Boundless Evil ; Incumbency ; Greed ; Cui Bono? ; Hypercompetence ; Covering Their Tracks -- 3. False Flags and Lava Lamps: The Birth of a Conspiracy Movement ; Ken Jenkins: Videographer, Flower Child, Truther ; Operation Northwoods and Its Legacy ; Project for the New American Century: A Modern Northwoods -- 4."Show Me the Birth Certificate": Conspiracism in the Age of Obama ; Joseph Farah: Birther Extraordinaire ; Drinking Tea in Nashville ; Enter the False Prophet ; Glenn Beck and the New Populism -- pt. II Meet the Truthers -- 5. Why They Believe: A Psychological Field Guide to Conspiracies ; The Midlife Crisis Case ; The Failed Historian ; The Damaged Survivor ; The Cosmic Voyager ; The Clinical Conspiracist ; The Crank ; The Evangelical Doomsayer ; The Firebrand
  • 6. The Church of Conspiracism ; Enter Satan ; The Devil's Legacy ; Lives of the Prophets ; The Cultic Milieu -- pt. III Accessories to Trutherdom -- 7. Democratizing Paranoia: How the Web Revolutionized Conspiracism ; The Legacy of Flight 800 ; Muckraking 2.0 ; Through the Internet's Looking Glass ; The Revolution Will Be Televised ; History Belongs to the YouTube Victors -- 8. Tin-Foil Mortarboards: Conspiracism's Ivy League Enablers ; Jacques Derrida's Hall of Mirrors ; Among the Antiracists ; Lessons from the Yale Law Journal -- 9. The Protocols Revisited: The New Face of Anti-Semitic Conspiracism ; Showdown in the Bowery ; Conspiracism's Hateful Sidekick ; A New Home on the Left ; The 9/11 Effect ; Jews Drift Right -- 10. Confronting Conspiracism ; A Pound of Cure ; An Ounce of Prevention
Control code
ocn670475861
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 340 p.
Isbn
9780062004864
Lccn
2011006813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40019417911
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062004819
  • (OCoLC)670475861
Label
Among the truthers : a journey through America's growing conspiracist underground, Jonathan Kay
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I The Truth Movement and Its Ancestors -- 1. American Conspiracism: A Brief History ; Programmed for Conspiracy ; Populism and Paranoia: How Politics Shaped American Conspiracism ; The Men in Black: How Technology Shaped American Conspiracism ; The Emergence of "Flowchart Conspiracism" -- 2. Warrant for Genocide, Blueprint for Paranoia ; A Dark Fairy Tale ; Singularity ; Boundless Evil ; Incumbency ; Greed ; Cui Bono? ; Hypercompetence ; Covering Their Tracks -- 3. False Flags and Lava Lamps: The Birth of a Conspiracy Movement ; Ken Jenkins: Videographer, Flower Child, Truther ; Operation Northwoods and Its Legacy ; Project for the New American Century: A Modern Northwoods -- 4."Show Me the Birth Certificate": Conspiracism in the Age of Obama ; Joseph Farah: Birther Extraordinaire ; Drinking Tea in Nashville ; Enter the False Prophet ; Glenn Beck and the New Populism -- pt. II Meet the Truthers -- 5. Why They Believe: A Psychological Field Guide to Conspiracies ; The Midlife Crisis Case ; The Failed Historian ; The Damaged Survivor ; The Cosmic Voyager ; The Clinical Conspiracist ; The Crank ; The Evangelical Doomsayer ; The Firebrand
  • 6. The Church of Conspiracism ; Enter Satan ; The Devil's Legacy ; Lives of the Prophets ; The Cultic Milieu -- pt. III Accessories to Trutherdom -- 7. Democratizing Paranoia: How the Web Revolutionized Conspiracism ; The Legacy of Flight 800 ; Muckraking 2.0 ; Through the Internet's Looking Glass ; The Revolution Will Be Televised ; History Belongs to the YouTube Victors -- 8. Tin-Foil Mortarboards: Conspiracism's Ivy League Enablers ; Jacques Derrida's Hall of Mirrors ; Among the Antiracists ; Lessons from the Yale Law Journal -- 9. The Protocols Revisited: The New Face of Anti-Semitic Conspiracism ; Showdown in the Bowery ; Conspiracism's Hateful Sidekick ; A New Home on the Left ; The 9/11 Effect ; Jews Drift Right -- 10. Confronting Conspiracism ; A Pound of Cure ; An Ounce of Prevention
Control code
ocn670475861
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 340 p.
Isbn
9780062004864
Lccn
2011006813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40019417911
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062004819
  • (OCoLC)670475861

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