O Sister! Sarah Palin and the parlous politics of poor white trash

@article{Darling2009OSS,
  title={O Sister! Sarah Palin and the parlous politics of poor white trash},
  author={Eliza Jane Darling},
  journal={Dialectical Anthropology},
  year={2009},
  volume={33},
  pages={15-27}
}
  • E. Darling
  • Published 24 March 2009
  • History
  • Dialectical Anthropology
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