White Trash by Annalee Newitz
Race and Class in America

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...phrases like "perjorative naming practices that resonate pathologically and create a disempowered other," which would certainly turn off any of this book's subjects. But there's also good, common-sense stuff in White Trash about America's next unspoken crisis: the growing disdain in the harried middle class for the poor of any color.
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First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
 

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Published September 13, 2013 by Routledge. 281 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Humor & Entertainment, Arts & Photography. Non-fiction
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Reviewed by John Krewson on Mar 29 2002

...phrases like "perjorative naming practices that resonate pathologically and create a disempowered other," which would certainly turn off any of this book's subjects. But there's also good, common-sense stuff in White Trash about America's next unspoken crisis: the growing disdain in the harried middle class for the poor of any color.

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