The Remaking of the British Working Class, 1840-1940

Synopsis

Mike Savage and Andrew Miles provide a comprehensive introduction to the working class in Britain in the years after 1840. This textbook:* Includes a provocative, timely and clear defence of class analysis* Breaks new ground in showing how social mobility and urban change affected working class formation* Demonstrates how the history of the working class is politically reconstructed* Shows how class and gender interact in mediating social and political change

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1994