Books in category Social Science – Social Classes

  • When the State Trembled

    When the State Trembled
    Reinhold Kramer, Tom Mitchell

    When the State Trembled recovers the hitherto untold story of the Citizens' Committee of 1000, formed by Winnipeg's business elite in order to crush the Winnipeg General Strike of 1919.

  • Greedy Bastards

    Greedy Bastards
    Dylan Ratigan

    The host of The Dylan Ratigan Show and creator of Fast Money provides a blueprint for overcoming partisan and corrupt government while restoring the American Dream, identifying five key areas of national concern including education, health …

  • Un Italia articolata per ceti

    Un’Italia articolata per ceti

  • The Sex of Class

    The Sex of Class
    Dorothy Sue Cobble

    This book is about how the sex of workers matters in understanding the jobs they do, the problems they face at work, and the new labor movements they are creating in the United States and globally.

  • Negotiating Demands

    Negotiating Demands
    Laura Huey

    It will make a significant contribution to a pressing social issue, the responses and character of which have undergone many changes in the last decade. This is a state-of-the-art study that will advance both scholarship and social policy.

  • Class Self Culture

    Class, Self, Culture
    Beverley Skeggs

    Analysing four processes: of inscription, institutionalisation, perspective-taking and exchange relationships, it challenges recent debates on reflexivity, risk, rational-action theory, individualisation and mobility, by showing how these …

  • Wealth Whiteness and the Matrix of Privilege

    Wealth, Whiteness, and the Matrix of Privilege
    Jessica Holden Sherwood

    Wealth, Whiteness, and the Matrix of Privilege reports on interviews with members of exclusive country clubs in the Northeast.

  • Children in the Information Society

    Children in the Information Society
    Juha Suoranta, Hanna Lehtimäki

    In this book we approach the case of Finland from children's perspectives by exploring what ICTs (information and communication technology) and media they use, how they use them, and what their thoughts are concerning this use?

  • Governmentality Biopower and Everyday Life

    Governmentality, Biopower, and Everyday Life
    Majia Holmer Nadesan

    Using concrete examples and detailed illustrations throughout, this book extends the extant literature on governmentality and biopower and helps shape our understanding of everyday life under neoliberalism.

  • Class And Labor in Iran

    Class And Labor in Iran
    Farhād Nuʻmānī, Sohrab Behdad

    Using a theoretical framework, this work maps the trajectory of class changes over time, specifically noting the movements between pre revolutionary and post revolutionary Iran.

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