The Wages of Whiteness: Race and the Making of the American Working Class
Verso, 1999 - Discrimination in employment - 200 pages
THE WAGES OF WHITENESS provides an original study of the formative years of working-class racism in the United States. In an Afterword to this second edition, Roediger discusses recent studies of whiteness and the changing face of labor itself--then surveys criticism of his work. He accepts the views of some critics but challenges others.
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