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Class, culture and social change : on the trail of the working class

Author: John Kirk
Publisher: Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Challenges the notion of the 'death of the working class'. This book examines a number of key issues for working-class studies which include: the idea of the 'death' of class; the importance of working-class writing; the significance of place and space for understanding working-class identity; and, the centrality of work in working-class lives.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kirk, John, 1957-
Class, culture and social change.
Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007
(OCoLC)654278681
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Kirk
ISBN: 0230549209 9780230549203
OCLC Number: 137325228
Description: vi, 232 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Northern exposure : the travails of class in a post-industrial landscape --
In search for the working class : the rise of British cultural studies --
Abyss-mal sites : representation and the British working-class --
'Speaking for more than itself' : answerability and the working-class text --
Working through change (i) : oral testimony and the language of class --
Working through change (ii) : work-life histories and narratives of class.
Responsibility: John Kirk.
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Drawing on the work of Raymond Williams, Valentin Volosinov and Mikhail Bakhtin, the book examines key issues for working-class studies including: the idea of the 'death' of class; the importance of  Read more...

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