The fads, fashions, and media in popular consumer culture frequently make recreational and ideological "fun" of poverty and lower class living. In this book, Halnon delineates how incarceration, segregation, stigmatization, cultural and social consecration, and carnivalization work in the production and consumption of inequality.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||The Consumption of Inequality|
|Subtitle of host publication||Weapons of Mass Distraction|
|Number of pages||229|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2013|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Social Sciences(all)