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Bibliography: Armed citizens militias

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The Armed Citizens Militia Movement

Berlet, Chip and Matthew N. Lyons. 2000. RightWing Populism in America: Too Close for Comfort. New York: Guilford Press.

Berlet, Chip. 2004. “Militias in the Frame.” Contemporary Sociology 33:514-521.

Chermak, Steven M. 2002. Searching for a Demon: The Media Construction of the Militia Movement. Boston: Northeastern University Press.

Crothers, Lane. 2003. Rage on the Right: The American Militia Movement from Ruby Ridge to Homeland Security. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.

Ferber, Abby L. and Michael S. Kimmel. 2004. “‘White Men are this Nation:’ Right-Wing Militias and the Restoration of Rural American Masculinity.” Pp. 143-160 in Home-Grown Hate: Gender and Organized Racism, edited by Abby L. Ferber. New York: Routledge.

Freilich, Joshua D. American Militias: State Level Variations in Militia Activities, by Joshua D. Freilich. New York: LFB Scholarly Publishing, 2003;

Gallaher, Carolyn . On the Fault Line: Race, Class, and the American Patriot Movement. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2002.

Levitas, Daniel. 2002. The Terrorist Next Door: The Militia Movement and the Radical Right. New York: St. Martin's.

Mason, Lorna. 2006. Insurgency on the Populist Right: A Case Study of the Contemporary U.S. Patriot Movement. Dissertation at Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York.  Frances Fox Piven advisor May 2006.

Van Dyke, Nella and Sarah A. Soule. 2002. “Structural Social Change and the Mobilizing Effect of Threat: Explaining Levels of Patriot and Militia Organizing in the United States,” Social Problems 49(4):497-520.




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