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Whitetown, U. S. A.

Whitetown, U. S. A.
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Peter. Binzen Peter. Binzen

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Description: This is a study of a declining lower middle class white neighborhood, Kensington, in Philadelphia, a neighborhood of blue collar Poles, Italians, and Irish, and a prime example of the pathologies and the fierce pride, the grievances and prejudices, the true-blue Americanism and profound alienation to be found in the Whitetowns of urban America. After some historical background on Kensington and some sociological perspectives on various Whitetowns of today, the most substantial segment of the account deals with the stresses, strains, and shortcomings of Kensington's schools (although the Philadelphia school system is predominantl ... (more)
Manufacturer: Vintage Book
Release date: 1 August 1971
ISBN-10 : 0394710770 | ISBN-13: 9780394710778
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