Journals Higher Education



Published: 13 October 2016

268 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190632540

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The New Minority

White Working Class Politics in an Age of Immigration and Inequality

Justin Gest

  • The first book to present a comprehensive cross-national analysis of white working class alienation in the United Kingdom and the United States
  • Survey research shows that Radical Right support is driven by a sense of deprivation -- the loss of social status and political importance
  • Considers the rise of Donald Trump, UKIP, and the European Far Right

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