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Relations of ruling : class and gender in postindustrial societies

Author: Wallace Clement; John Myles
Publisher: Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2009, ©1994.
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For more than two decades sociologists have debated the social and political consequences of an emergent postindustrial society. This comparative study addresses these debates, using original  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Livre électronique (Descripteur de forme)
Ressource Internet (Descripteur de forme)
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wallace Clement; John Myles
OCLC Number: 757038190
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 4 févr. 2009).
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Part 1 Class relations in post-industrial societies: Class relations in industrial capitalism; filling the empty places - class, gender, and postindustrialism; post-industrialism, small capital, and the "old" middle class (co-authored with Grant Schellenberg); postindustrialism and the regulation of labour; the political culture of class. Part 2 Gender relations in post-industrial societies; bringing in gender - post-industrialism and patriarchy (co-authored with Clarence Lochhead); household relations - power divisions and domestic labour; linking domestic and paid labour - career disruptions and household obligations; social cleavages and the political cultures of gender; after industrialism.
Responsibility: Wallace Clement and John Myles.


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"The comparative perspective ... sheds new light on a number of questions about Canada and allows for a more complex understanding of how attitudes and material conditions interrelate." Caroline Read more...

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