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Affluent workers revisited

privatism and the working class

by Fiona Devine

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Luton (England),
  • England,
  • Luton.
    • Subjects:
    • Goldthorpe, John H,
    • Working class -- England -- Luton,
    • Leisure -- England -- Luton,
    • Luton (England) -- Economic conditions,
    • Luton (England) -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [218]-229) and index.

      StatementFiona Devine.
      SeriesEdinburgh education and society series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8400.L882 D48 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 234 p. ;
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1470451M
      ISBN 100748603700
      LC Control Number93132667

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This volume, the second of The Affluent Worker monographs, reports on the voting and political attitudes of highly paid manual workers. As in the first book, the affluent workers studied are employed in Luton, a town which benefited faster and more consistently than almost any other in Britain from the economic progress of the 'fifties and early 'sixties.

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This volume, the second of The Affluent Worker monographs, reports on the voting and political attitudes of highly paid manual workers. As in the first book, the affluent workers studied are employed in Luton, a town which benefited faster and more consistently than almost any other in.

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If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it. In the 60s Luton was booming, in the 80s it suffered in the. This book looks at the background to and causes of the global economic crisis that erupted in and is with us still. It does this by revisiting a classic book of the past, John Kenneth Galbraith’s The Affluent Society.

Each chapter takes a major theme of his book, distils Galbraith’s arguments and then discusses to what extent they cast light on current developments, both in the. Affluent workers revisited: privatism and the working class. [Fiona Devine] -- Fiona Devine's important new book offers a qualitative re-evaluation of the Affluent Worker study conducted by John Goldthorpe and his colleagues in Luton nearly thirty years ago.

This book revisits John Kenneth Galbraith's classic text The Affluent Society in the context of the background to, and causes of, the global economic crisis that erupted in Each chapter takes a major theme of Galbraith's book, distils his arguments, and then discusses to what extent they cast light on current developments, both in developed economies and in the economics discipline.5/5(1).

Affluent Workers Revisited: Privatism and the Working Class by Fiona Devine A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

The spine remains undamaged. The dust jacket is missing. This final book in The Affluent Worker series was originally published in It contains the findings and conclusions on the issues the research was specifically designed to investigate - the extent of working class embourgeoisment.

This thesis is examined in the several contexts of work 4/5(3). Bang in the middle: The New Affluent Workers are youthful and are sit in the middle in terms of wealth. Many of the group tend to live in former manufacturing areas in .THE AFFLUENT WORKER AND THE THESIS OF EMBOURGEOISEMENT: SOME PRELIMINARY RESEARCH FINDINGS John H.

Goldthorpe, David Lockwood, Frank Bechhofer, and Jennifer Platt Abstract Historically, interest in the affluent worker has centred on the presumed political consequences of rising living standards among the industrial labour force. In Britain in.