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Learning Capitalist Culture, 2nd Edition–Now in Paperback

Learning Capitalist Culture: Deep in the Heart of Tejas

Douglas E. Foley

Second Edition

272 pages | 6 x 9

Paper May 2010 | ISBN 978-0-8122-2098-8 | $24.95 | £16.50

A volume in the Contemporary Ethnography series

Learning Capitalist Culture"A fascinating study of the clash between Anglo and Hispanic cultures in South Texas as seen through the eyes of its youth."–Choice

Building on the author's thirty-six years of experience with North Town, Texas, this second edition presents an ethnographic study of the ways the town's youth learn traditional American values through participation in sports, membership in formal and informal social groups, dating, and interactions with teachers in the classroom.

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