Describe Richard Nixon\’s \”Southern Strategy.\”

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Response Questions – After reading Dan T. Carter, \”Richard Nixon, George Wallace, and the Southernization of American Politics,\” in The Politics of Rage: George Wallace, the Origins of the New Conservatism, and the Transformation of American Politics (New York: Simon and Schuster, 1995), 324-32, 340-70, respond to the following questions in essay format. Your essay should be at least 500 words long. This rubric [PDF] will be used to score your response question assignments. (100 points)

Describe Richard Nixon\’s \”Southern Strategy.\”
Carter says that \”the trick for candidates who hoped to benefit from the \’Wallace Factor\’, was to exploit the grievances he had unleashed while disentangling themselves from the more tawdry trappings of his message.\” What does Carter mean?
According to Carter, in what ways was the foundation for the rise of the Republican Party in the South built upon George Wallace\’s style of politics?
Do you find Carters argument persuasive? Explain why or why not.