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The Resource White trash : the 400-year untold history of class in America, Nancy Isenberg

White trash : the 400-year untold history of class in America, Nancy Isenberg

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White trash : the 400-year untold history of class in America
Title
White trash
Title remainder
the 400-year untold history of class in America
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Isenberg
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A history of the class system in America from the colonial era to the present illuminates the crucial legacy of the underprivileged white demographic, citing the pivotal contributions of lower-class white workers in wartime, social policy, and the rise of the Republican Party,"--NoveList
Summary
"A history of the class system in America from the colonial era to the present illuminates the crucial legacy of the underprivileged white demographic, citing the pivotal contributions of lower-class white workers in wartime, social policy, and the rise of the Republican Party,"--NoveList
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10494679
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
305.50973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the 400--year untold history of class in America
Label
White trash : the 400-year untold history of class in America, Nancy Isenberg
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: pt. I To Begin the World Anew -- ch. One Taking Out the Trash: Waste People in the New World -- ch. Two John Locke's Lubberland: The Settlements of Carolina and Georgia -- ch. Three Benjamin Franklin's American Breed: The Demographics of Mediocrity -- ch. Four Thomas Jefferson's Rubbish: A Curious Topography of Class -- ch. Five Andrew Jackson's Cracker Country: The Squatter as Common Man -- pt. II Degeneration of the American Breed -- ch. Six Pedigree and Poor White Trash: Bad Blood, Half-Breeds, and Clay-Eaters -- ch. Seven Cowards, Poltroons, and Mudsills: Civil War as Class Warfare -- ch. Eight Thoroughbreds and Scalawags: Bloodlines and Bastard Stock in the Age of Eugenics -- ch. Nine Forgotten Men and Poor Folk: Downward Mobility and the Great Depression -- ch. Ten The Cult of the Country Boy: Elvis Presley, Andy Griffith, and LBJ's Great Society -- pt. III The White Trash Makeover --
  • Contents note continued: ch. Eleven Redneck Roots: Deliverance, Billy Beer, and Tammy Faye -- ch. Twelve Outing Rednecks: Slumming, Slick Willie, and Sarah Palin
Control code
000057622340
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 460 pages
Isbn
9780670785971
Lccn
2016302095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
YBP12644720
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)925398080
Label
White trash : the 400-year untold history of class in America, Nancy Isenberg
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: pt. I To Begin the World Anew -- ch. One Taking Out the Trash: Waste People in the New World -- ch. Two John Locke's Lubberland: The Settlements of Carolina and Georgia -- ch. Three Benjamin Franklin's American Breed: The Demographics of Mediocrity -- ch. Four Thomas Jefferson's Rubbish: A Curious Topography of Class -- ch. Five Andrew Jackson's Cracker Country: The Squatter as Common Man -- pt. II Degeneration of the American Breed -- ch. Six Pedigree and Poor White Trash: Bad Blood, Half-Breeds, and Clay-Eaters -- ch. Seven Cowards, Poltroons, and Mudsills: Civil War as Class Warfare -- ch. Eight Thoroughbreds and Scalawags: Bloodlines and Bastard Stock in the Age of Eugenics -- ch. Nine Forgotten Men and Poor Folk: Downward Mobility and the Great Depression -- ch. Ten The Cult of the Country Boy: Elvis Presley, Andy Griffith, and LBJ's Great Society -- pt. III The White Trash Makeover --
  • Contents note continued: ch. Eleven Redneck Roots: Deliverance, Billy Beer, and Tammy Faye -- ch. Twelve Outing Rednecks: Slumming, Slick Willie, and Sarah Palin
Control code
000057622340
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 460 pages
Isbn
9780670785971
Lccn
2016302095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
YBP12644720
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)925398080

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