Class, Race, Ethnicity, and Stress

Compiled by Beverly A. Gray, Youngstown State University

The following is a partial bibliography of books, journal articles, and book chapters on the intersection of class and race/ethnicity. References on the roles of gender, stress, and spirituality to class and race/ethnicity are also presented. In addition, related websites are listed. We hope you find this material helpful.

This bibliography is divided into the following categories:




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Ackermann, R. J. Heterogeneities: Race, Gender, Class, Nation and State. 1996.

 Arrighi, B. A. (ed.) Understanding Inequality: The Intersection of Race, Ethnicity, Class, and Gender. 2001.

Arthur, J. and  A. Shapiro (eds.). Color Class Identity: The New Politics of Race. 1996.

Balibar, E. and I. Wallerstein (1992). Race, Nation, Class: Ambiguous Identities. Verso Publications, 1992.

Bullard, R. D. Dumping in Dixie: Race, Class, and Environmental Quality. 1999.

Chow, E., D. Wilkinson, and  M. Zinn (eds.) Race, Class, & Gender: Common Bonds, Different Voices. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1996.

Cohen, M. N. Culture of Intolerance: Chauvinism, Class, and Racism in the United States. 1998.

Cole, D. No Equal Justice: Race and Class in the American Criminal Justice System. 2000.

Cordova, T. (ed.) Chicano Voices: Intersections of Class, Race, and Gender. National Association for Chicano Studies, 1993.

Cose, E. The Rage of a Privileged Class. NY: Harper Perennial, 1995. 

Coyle, J. M. Handbook on Women and Aging. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1997.

Cyrus, V. Experiencing Race, Class, and Gender in the United States. 1999.

Davis, A. Y. Women, Race and Class. 2001.

Fernandez, J. P. Racism and Sexism in Corporate Life. Lexington, MA: D. C. Heath, 1981.

Fine, M.,  L. Weiss, L. C. Powell, and L. Wong, L. (eds.). Off White: Readings on Race, Power and Society. NY: Routledge, 1997.

Graham, L. O. Our Kind of People: Inside America's Black Upper Class. 2000.

Grusky, D. B. (ed.)

Social Stratification: Class, Race, and Gender in Sociological Perspective. Westview Press, 2000.

Harrigan, J. J. Empty Dreams, Empty Pockets: Class and Bias in American Politics. 1999.

Healey, J.F. Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Class: The Sociology of Group Conflict and Change. Pine Forge Press, 2002.

Henderson, G. Cultural Diversity in the Workplace: Issues and Strategies. Westport, CT: Quorum Books, 1994.

Hooks, B. Where We Stand: Class Matters. Routledge Publications, 2000.

Hutchinson, E. O. Blacks and Reds: Race and Class in Conflict, 1919-1990. 1994.

Jordan, G. Cultural Politics: Class, Gender, Race, and the Postmodern World. 1994.

Li, P. S. Ethnic Inequality: In a Class Society. 1988.

Linkon, S. L., and J. Russo, J. Steeltown, U.S.A.: Work and Memory in Youngstown. University Press of Kansas, 2002.

Mensh, E. The IQ Mythology: Class, Race, Gender, and Inequality. 1991.

Mullings, L. On Our Own Terms: Race, Class, and Gender in the Lives of African-American Women. 1996.

Neighbors, H. W. & J. S. Jackson. Mental Health in Black America. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 1997.

Ransford, H. E. Race and Class in American Society: Black, Latino, Anglo. 1994.

Rodriguez, A. Making Latino News: Race, Language, Class. 1999.

Rothenberg, P. S. Invisible Privilege: A Memoir about Race, Class, and Gender. 2000.

Rothenberg, P. S. (ed). Race, Class, and Gender in the United States: An Integrated Study. NY: St. Martin's Press, 1995.

Rubin, L. Families on the Fault Line: America's Working Class Speaks about the Family, the Economy, Race, and Ethnicity. 1995.

Russell, J. W. After the Fifth Sun: Class and Race in North America. 1994.

Snapp, M. B. Occupational Stress, Social Support, Depression, and Job Dissatisfaction among Black and White Professional-Managerial Women. Memphis TN: Center for Research on Women, Dept of Sociology and Social Work, Memphis State University, 1990.

Steinberg, S. The Ethnic Myth: Race, Ethnicity, and Class in America. 1989.

Taylor, R. J., J. S. Jackson, & L. M. Chatters. Family Life in Black America. Thousand Oaks CA: Sage, 1997.

Toliver, S. D. Black Families in Corporate America. Thousands Oaks CA: Sage, 1998.

Urciuoli, B. Exposing Prejudice: Puerto Rican Experiences of Language, Race, and Class (Institutional Structures of Feeling). 1996.




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