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Products In Social classes (Total Products 96, 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...
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...
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...

The son also rises
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A surprising look at how ancestry still determines social outcomesHow much of our fate is tied to the status of our parents and grandparents? How much...
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...

They were found wanting
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Balint Abady is forced to part from the beautiful and unhappily married Adrienne Uzdy. Laszlo Gyeroffy is rapidly heading for self-destruction through...
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...

Land of the fee
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Politicians, economists, and the media have put forth no shortage of explanations for the mounting problem of wealth inequality - a loss of working cl...
At the boundaries of homeownership
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In the United States, homeownership is synonymous with economic security and middle-class status. It has played this role in American life for almost ...

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...

Class, race, and Marxism
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Founder of whiteness studies surveys the race/class relationshipDavid Roediger's influential work on working people who have come to identify as white...
Class attitudes in America
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This book explains a long-standing puzzle in American politics: why so many Americans support downwardly redistributive social welfare programs, when ...

Profit Pathology and Other Indecencies
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From market crisis to market boom, from welfare to wealth care, from homelessness to helplessness, and an all-out assault on the global environment-th...
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%
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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...
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...

Competing memories
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The aftermath of modern conflicts, deeply rooted in political, economic and social structures, leaves pervasive and often recurring legacies of violen...
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...