18 books — 1 voter
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Women Without Class: Girls, Race, and Identity” as Want to Read:
Women Without Class: Girls, Race, and Identity
by Julie Bettie
In this ethnographic examination of Mexican-American and white girls coming of age in California's Central Valley, Julie Bettie turns class theory on its head, asking what cultural gestures are involved in the performance of class, and how class subjectivity is constructed in relationship to color, ethnicity, gender, and sexuality. A new introduction contextualizes the ...more
ebook, 296 pages
Published September 18th 2014 by University of California Press
(first published January 1st 2014)
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.