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The Moral Significance of Class


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Juli 2008

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

The Moral Significance of Class analyses the moral aspects of people's experience of class inequalities.


Inhaltsverzeichnis

Preface and acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; 2. From habitus to ethical dispositions; 3. Recognition and distribution; 4. Concepts of class: clearing the ground; 5. Struggles of the social field; 6. Moral and immoral sentiments and class; 7. Responses to class I. egalitarianism, respect(ability), class pride and moral boundary drawing; 8. Responses to class II. explanations, justifications and embarrassment; 9. Conclusions and implications; References.

Portrait

Andrew Sayer is Professor of Social Theory and Political Economy at the Department of Sociology, Lancaster University. His publications include Microcircuits of Capital (1988, with K. J. Morgan), Method in Social Science (1992), The New Social Economy (1992, with R. A. Walker), Radical Political Economy: A Critique (1995), and Realism and Social Science (2000), and over eighty articles.

Pressestimmen

'It is stimulating and insightful both in the overall thrust of its argument and the details of its analysis ... a book of bread relevance to anyone interested in sociological theory, the normative dimensions of culture, and inequality.' American Journal of Sociology
EAN: 9780521616409
ISBN: 0521616409
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Juli 2008
Seitenanzahl: 247 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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