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Products In Social classes (Total Products 117, Showing: 1 -> 20)
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Diversify
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'A handbook for these troubled times' Psychologies Magazine'Engaging and informative . highlights our common humanity' Kofi Annan'A passionately writt...
Lowborn
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A powerful, personal agenda-changing exploration of poverty in today's Britain.'One of the most important books of the year' Guardian 'When every day...

The road to Wigan Pier
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A searing account of George Orwell's observations of working-class life in the bleak industrial heartlands of Yorkshire and Lancashire in the 1930s...
The theory of the leisure class
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Classic of economic and social theory offers a satiric examination of the hollowness and falsity suggested by the term conspicuous consumption, expo...

Stolen
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For decades, it has been easier to imagine the end of the world than the end of capitalism.In the decade leading up to the 2008 financial crisis, boom...
Status in classical Athens
Our Price: £27.00
Ancient Greek literature, Athenian civic ideology, and modern classical scholarship have all worked together to reinforce the idea that there were thr...

Laughter out of place
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Donna M. Goldstein presents a hard-hitting critique of urban poverty and violence and challenges much of what we think we know about the culture of p...
Ladies of the manor
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In the world of the late-Victorian and Edwardian country house the mistress and her daughters had many social duties and responsibilities to carry out...

Miseducation
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In this book Diane Reay, herself working class turned Cambridge professor, brings Brian Jackson and Dennis Marsden's pioneering Education and the Work...
Chavs
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Bestselling investigation into the myth and reality of working-class life in contemporary Britain In modern Britain, the working class has become an o...

The Gender Effect
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How and why are U.S. transnational corporations investing in the lives, educations, and futures of poor, racialized girls and women in the Global Sout...
Inequality and the 1%
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Since the great recession hit in 2008, the 1% has only grown richer while the rest find life increasingly tough. The gap between the haves and the hav...

The melody
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From the Man Booker shortlisted author of Harvest.Alfred Busi, famed in his town for his music and songs, is mourning the recent death of his wife and...
Inequality and the 1%
Our Price: £16.99
Since the great recession hit in 2008, the 1% has only grown richer while the rest find life increasingly tough. The gap between the haves and the hav...

In Patagonia
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When Bruce Chatwin's In Patagonia was published in 1977 it heralded the arrival of a startling new talent in British literature. Critics were surprise...
Posh boys
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'The latest in the series of powerful books on the divisions in modern Britain, and will take its place on many bookshelves beside Reni Eddo-Lodge's W...

Race and the undeserving poor
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Over recent years, tabloid readers have become familiar with the concept of the white working class , those thought to have been left behind by glo...
The wisdom of money
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Money is an evil that does good, and a good that does evil. It inspires hymns to the prosperity it enables, manifestos about the poor it leaves behind...

In Patagonia
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Bruce Chatwin sets off on a journey through South America in this wistful classic travel book With its unique, roving structure and beautiful descrip...
Rethinking Capitalist Development
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In this book, Kalyan Sanyal reviews the traditional notion of capitalism and propounds an original theory of capitalist development in the post-coloni...