Tag: Janesville

Book Review: Janesville: An American Story by Amy Goldstein

Rose Deller , August 16th, 2019

In Janesville: An American Story, Amy Goldstein uses ethnographic interviews to provide first-hand accounts of the impact of the closure of the General Motors (GM) plant on the people of…

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Perspectives On U.S. Food Policy: Farm Bill 2018

foodanthro , July 24th, 2018

  Ellen Messer An essay inspired by Amy Goldstein’s Janesville: An American Story (2017, Simon and Schuster).  What this account of economic decline and increasing social polarization in a …