The War Against the Poor: The Underclass and Antipoverty Policy - Gans, Herbert, Professor

In his withering dissection of the origins and misuse of the term "underclass" to stereotype and stigmatize the poor, Herbert J. Gans shows how this ubiquitous label has relegated a wide variety of people--welfare recipients, the working poor, teenage mothers, drug addicts, the homeless, and others--to a single condemned class, feared and despised ...

The War Against the Poor: The Underclass and Antipoverty Policy 1996, Basic Books (AZ)

ISBN-13: 9780465019915

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