New Working-class Studies

New Working-class Studies
Author : John Russo
Publisher : Cornell University Press
Total Pages : 292
Release : 2005
ISBN 10 : 0801489679
ISBN 13 : 9780801489679
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

New Working-class Studies Book Description:

This book brings together historians, economists, geographers, sociologists, and scholars of literature and cultural studies to explore the emerging discipline of working-class studies and identify its key themes and issues.

New Working-class Studies
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: John Russo
Categories: Political Science
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This book brings together historians, economists, geographers, sociologists, and scholars of literature and cultural studies to explore the emerging discipline
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Pages: 248
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Pages: 328
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Categories: History
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An examination of working-class life in Manchester, England, describes urban conditions and notes the contrasts between the different social classes in the indu
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Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: David Silbey
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-11-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Millions of men volunteered to leave home, hearth and family to go to a foreign land to fight in 1914, the start of the biggest war in British history. It was a
Gentrification: A Working-Class Perspective
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Kirsteen Paton
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-22 - Publisher: Routledge

Focusing on the working-class experience of gentrification, this book re-examines the enduring relationship between class and the urban. Class is so clearly art
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Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Ian Gilbert
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-27 - Publisher: Crown House Publishing Ltd

In The Working Class: Poverty, education and alternative voices, Ian Gilbert unites educators from across the UK and further afield to call on all those working
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Language: en
Pages: 301
Authors: David Simonelli
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

In Working Class Heroes, David Simonelli explores the influence of rock and roll on British society in the 1960s and '70s. At a time when social distinctions we
British Working-Class Writing for Children
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Haru Takiuchi
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-21 - Publisher: Springer

This book explores how working-class writers in the 1960s and 1970s significantly reshaped British children’s literature through their representations of work
Working-Class Heroes
Language: en
Pages: 203
Authors: Maria Kefalas
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-02-17 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

A portrait of Chicago's Southwest Side looks at the firefighters, police officers, stay-at-home mothers, and office workers living in the stable working-class c
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Language: en
Pages: 147
Authors: Roberta Espinoza
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Routledge

While stories of working-class and minority students overcoming obstacles to attend and graduate from college tend to emphasize the individualistic and meritocr