Books in category Social Science – Social Classes

  • Drugging the Poor

    Drugging the Poor
    Merrill Singer

    Drugging the Poor actively challenges the assumption that how things are is how they always have been or how they need to be.

  • The Changing Image of Affordable Housing

    The Changing Image of Affordable Housing
    Dr Ulduz Maschaykh

    This book examines the liveability and affordability of twenty-first-century residential architecture.

  • A Model Mother Family Policy and Childrearing in Post Devolution Scotland

    A Model Mother? Family Policy and Childrearing in Post-Devolution Scotland
    Tania Wood

    This book explores childrearing approach as one of the prime sites of the reproduction of social inequality.

  • Gentrification A Working Class Perspective

    Gentrification: A Working-Class Perspective
    Dr Kirsteen Paton

    This book reconnects class and the urban through an ethnographically detailed analysis of a neighbourhood undergoing gentrification which historicises class formation, critiques policy processes and offers a new sociological insight into …

  • When Salary is not Enough

    “When Salary is not Enough…”
    Eckhard Dittrich, Heiko Schrader

    The book focuses on the question how far middle-class households are able to organize their livelihoods. Do they take the necessary self-responsibility for their lives? Or do they still rely on the Soviet-type nanny state of the past?

  • Migration Domestic Work and Affect

    Migration, Domestic Work and Affect
    Encarnación Gutiérrez-Rodríguez

    Drawing upon several years of research in Germany, the UK, Spain, and Austria, and over 100 interviews with Peruvian, Ecuadorian and Chilean women working as domestic and care workers, this book examines hitherto unexplored areas of the …

  • Pre Post Racial America

    Pre-Post-Racial America
    Sandhya Rani Jha

    Sandhya Rani Jha addresses the hot topic in a way that is grounded in real people's stories and that offers solid biblical grounding for thinking about race relations in America, reminding us that God calls us to build Beloved Community.

  • Privilege in the Soviet Union

    Privilege in the Soviet Union
    Mervyn Matthews

    First published in 1978, this unique work throws much-needed light upon the exact nature of privilege and elite life-styles in the contemporary Soviet Union, under the Communist regime.

  • Russia s Missing Middle Class

    Russia’s Missing Middle Class
    Harley D. Balzer

    The contributors to Russia's Missing Middle Class –describe the emergence of the professions in late tsarist Russia and their struggle for autonomy from the autocratic state –examine the ways in which the Russian professions both …

  • De overfl diges opr r  en trussel mod demokratiet

    De overflødiges oprør – en trussel mod demokratiet?
    Erik Meier Carlsen

    " I "De overflødiges oprør – en trussel mod demokratiet?" stiller politisk journalist Erik Meier Carlsen spørgsmålstegn ved elitens verdens- og selvforståelse og forsøger at komme ind til kernen af nogle af de konsekvenser, …

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