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Class and space : the making of urban society, edited by Nigel Thrift and Peter Williams

Label
Class and space : the making of urban society
Title
Class and space
Title remainder
the making of urban society
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nigel Thrift and Peter Williams
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is abut the place of space in the study of class formation. It consists of a set of papers that fix on different aspects of the human geography of class formation at different points in the history of Britain and the United States over the course of the last 200 years. The book shows that the geography of class formation is a valuable and cross-disciplinary tool in the study of modern societies, integrating the work of human geographers with that of social historians, sociologists, social anthropologists and other social scientists in an enterprise which emphasises the essential unit
Member of
Dewey number
305.5/0941
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thrift, N. J
  • Williams, Peter
Series statement
Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory
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  • Social classes
  • Social classes
  • Human geography
  • Human geography
  • City and town life
  • City and town life
Label
Class and space : the making of urban society, edited by Nigel Thrift and Peter Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 360-397) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Tables; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; 1 The geography of class formation; PART ONE THE NINETEENTH CENTURY; 2 Introduction: The geography of nineteenth-century class formation; 3 Class, place and industrial revolution; 4 Class, behaviour and residence in nineteenth-century society: the lower middle class in Huddersfield in 1871; 5 Home ownership, subsistence and historical change: the mining district of West Cornwall in the late nineteenth century
  • 6 Constituting class and gender: a social history of the home, 1700-1901PART TWO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY; 7 Introduction: The geography of late twentieth-century class formation; 8 The growth of scientific management: transformations in class structure and class struggle; 9 Knowing your place: Class, politics and ethnicity in Chicago and Birmingham, 1890-1983; 10 Spatial development processes: organized or disorganized?; 11 The affluent homeowner: labour-market position and the shaping of housing histories; Bibliography; Index of Names; Subject Index
Control code
ocn890090508
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (437 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315763705
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890090508
Label
Class and space : the making of urban society, edited by Nigel Thrift and Peter Williams
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 360-397) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Tables; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; 1 The geography of class formation; PART ONE THE NINETEENTH CENTURY; 2 Introduction: The geography of nineteenth-century class formation; 3 Class, place and industrial revolution; 4 Class, behaviour and residence in nineteenth-century society: the lower middle class in Huddersfield in 1871; 5 Home ownership, subsistence and historical change: the mining district of West Cornwall in the late nineteenth century
  • 6 Constituting class and gender: a social history of the home, 1700-1901PART TWO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY; 7 Introduction: The geography of late twentieth-century class formation; 8 The growth of scientific management: transformations in class structure and class struggle; 9 Knowing your place: Class, politics and ethnicity in Chicago and Birmingham, 1890-1983; 10 Spatial development processes: organized or disorganized?; 11 The affluent homeowner: labour-market position and the shaping of housing histories; Bibliography; Index of Names; Subject Index
Control code
ocn890090508
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (437 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315763705
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890090508

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