New Patterns of Social Privilege and Disadvantage
By (author) Jan Pakulski
Globalising Inequalities by Jan Pakulski
Book DescriptionA broad introduction to traditional and contemporary theories of social inequality, set in the context of current debates and trends. Pakulski argues that social inequality is hybrid and rapidly changing in a globalised world.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781864489156
(228mm x 152mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Allen & Unwin
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Publish Date: 1-Jan-2005
Country of Publication: Australia
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Author Biography - Jan Pakulski
Professor Jan Pakulski is Dean of Arts at the University of Tasmania and has an international reputation for his work on class and social inequality. He is coauthor of Postcommunist Elites and Democracy in Eastern Europe (Palgrave Macmillan 1998), The Death of Class (Sage 1996) and Postmodernization (Sage 1992).
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