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Strangers in Their Own Land

Anger and Mourning on the American Right

by Arlie Russell Hochschild

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Strangers in Their Own Land
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Anger and Mourning on the American Right
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Arlie Russell Hochschild

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In an effort to understand why low income conservatives seem to hate the idea of liberal government intervention, a sociologist embarks on a journey to Louisiana bayou country, a stronghold of the conservative right.