The Tribes of America: Journalistic Discoveries of Our People and Their Cultures

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First published in 1979 and long out of print, The Tribes of America is an overlooked classic--a prescient and deeply empathetic work based on seven years of reporting from the front lines of the culture wars that continue to divide America. Long before Tom Frank asked, "What's the matter with Kansas?" Village Voice reporter and civil rights activist Paul Cowan set out to "to cross the sound barrier of dogma and test [his] beliefs against the realities of American life" by investigating what he called the "professional, ...

The Tribes of America: Journalistic Discoveries of Our People and Their Cultures 2008, New Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781595582300

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