Week 6

Readings

  • Annette Lareau. 2012. Unequal Childhoods: Class, Race and Family Life. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press (chapter 6: Alexander Williams and Harold McAllister and families). In Canvas.
  • Paul Gorski. 2008. The myth of the culture of povertyPoverty and Learning 65(7):32-36.

Lecture material

Video clips (from ‘People Like Us: Social Class in America’)