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Whitetown, U.S.A.

Peter Binzen

Whitetown, U.S.A.

by Peter Binzen

  • 339 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Working class -- Pennsylvania -- Kensington.,
  • Kensington (Philadelphia, Pa.) -- Social conditions.,
  • Kensington (Philadelphia, Pa.) -- Race relations.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 305 p. ;
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16248952M

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Whitetown, U. Paperback – August 1, by Peter. Binzen (Author)Cited by: 3. WHITETOWN, U.S.A. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. This is a loosely structured, rambling 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.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Binzen, Peter. Whitetown, U.S.A. New York: Vintage Books,© (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Binzen, Peter. Whitetown, U.S.A. New York, Random House [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Whitetown.

Whitetown USA: book on the ‘silent majority’ of poor urban whites by Peter Binzen “Already inJames Bryce, in The American Commonwealth, was saying that ‘the government of cities is the one conspicuous failure of the United States.”.

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by Peter out of 5 stars 3. Hardcover Whitetown, U.S. by peter binzen | Jan 1, Hardcover Paperback Odyssey of Gold. by Aaron A. Gold and Peter. Whitetown, U.S.A. Binzen, Peter. Lower middle-class whites who support their police, who paste flags in their car windows, and who comprise a most volatile political constituency are the subject of this book.

In particular, Kensington, a blue-collar neighborhood in Philadelphia, is examined: Irish, Italians, and Poles are found to be as angry. Whitetown, U.S.A by Peter Binzen A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

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An elaborately strung out mea culpa from Whitetown to Blacktown, in which Mr. Keegan indulges in forty pages of tedious breast-beating (""some will say I am a racist. They are right. And so are we all all the good white folks"") before setting down twenty-one interviews with a cross-section of the black community in and around Cleveland, Ohio.

The voices from Blacktown &#; some. Whitetown, U.S.A., by Peter Rinzenz (Random House. Ahout the “silent majority” as exem plified by the residents of the Kensington sector of Philadel phia. Hardcover Reprints. White Town Drowsing by Ron Powers. Penguin Books. Paperback.

GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. This aisle also functions as the division between WHITETOWN and BLACKTOWN. The action among the blacks takes place on one side of the stage, the action among the whites on the opposite side of the stage—which is to be remembered during the third act, which takes place, of.

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