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This collection considers the growing interest in the issue of culture in sociology and its implications for the study of class relations. Presenting recent empirical research conducted in Britain, Europe, America and Australia on class and the intersection between class, gender and race, it celebrates the emergence of new ways of knowing about social inequalities.
Introduction: Rethinking Class Analysis
The Bourdieu Approach to Class
Class and Gender Identities
Taste in Urban Sexual Regeneration
Memory Magic: How a Working-Class Neighbourhood Became an Imagined Community
Social Location and Narratives of Identity: Accounts of Gender, Ethnicity and Class
The Changing Social Identities of Australia
Class Identities in the United States
New Directions in Class Analysis
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ISBN: 9780333968956 ISBN-10: 0333968956 Audience:
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 229 Published: 1st March 2005 Publisher: SPRINGER VERLAG GMBH Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 13.8
Weight (kg): 0.32
Edition Number: 1