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Identity Studies in the Social Sciences

Class, Individualization and Late Modernity

In Search of the Reflexive Worker

Authors: Atkinson, W.

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This book puts to the test the prominent claim that social class has declined in importance in an era of affluence, choice and the waning of tradition. Arguing against this view, this study vividly uncovers the multiple ways in which class stubbornly persists.

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WILL ATKINSON is a Researcher in the Department of Sociology at the University of Bristol, UK. He has published in a variety of journals on class, social change and social theory.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Class, Individualization and Late Modernity
Book Subtitle
In Search of the Reflexive Worker
Authors
Series Title
Identity Studies in the Social Sciences
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-29065-5
DOI
10.1057/9780230290655
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-24200-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-31770-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 245
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