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Publisher: Monthly Review Press (November 1, 2012)
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What to make of the Tea celebration? to a few, it's a grassroots movementaiming to reclaim an out-of-touch govt for the people.To others, it's a proto-fascist association of the misinformed andmanipulated decrease center type. both manner, it really is without doubt certainly one of themost major kinds of response within the age of Obama.In this definitive socio-political research of the Tea occasion, AnthonyDiMaggio examines the Tea social gathering phenomenon, utilizing an unlimited arrayof fundamental and secondary resources in addition to first-hand observation.He strains the heritage of the Tea occasion and analyzes its organizationalstructure, club, ideological coherence, and courting tothe mass media. And, maybe most significantly, he asks: is it reallya flow or simply a sort of “manufactured dissent” engineeredby capital? DiMaggio’s conclusions are completely documented,surprising, and convey a lot wanted readability to a hugely controversialsubject.