Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. N° de ref. de la librería
In this intrepid, groundbreaking book, Richard Sennett and Jonathan Cobb uncover and define a new form of class conflict in America―an internal conflict in the heart and mind of the blue-collar worker who measures his own value against those lives and occupations to which our society gives a special premium.The authors conclude that in the games of hierarchical respect, no class can emerge the victor; and that true egalitarianism can be achieved only by rediscovering diverse concepts of human dignity. Examining personal feelings in terms of a totality of human relations, and looking beyond the struggle for economic survival, The Hidden Injuries of Class takes an important step forward in the sociological critique of everyday life.
About the Author:
Jonathan Cobb is a former associate of the Center for the Study of Public Policy, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Richard Sennett’s books include The Corrosion of Character, Flesh and Stone, and Respect. He was the founding director of the New York Institute for the Humanities and now teaches sociology at New York University and at the London School of Economics.
Título: The Hidden Injuries of Class
Editorial: Cambridge University Press
Año de publicación: 1977
Condición del libro: Very Good
Descripción Cambridge University Press, 1977. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Fair. First edition. Sent within 24 hours. Expedited UK delivery available. Edition: 1st Edition. Fade marks to cover. Nº de ref. de la librería BBI2469867
Descripción Cambridge University Press, 1977. Estado de conservación: Fair. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Nº de ref. de la librería GRP10092492
Descripción Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1977. Paper Back. Estado de conservación: Fair. No Jacket. Spine creased and faded. Covers yellowing. Edge wear - especially at the corners. Previous owner's bookplate to inside front cover and a further addres on half title page. Page edges marked with handling. Book doesn't look pretty, but binding is tight and pages are not annotated. 276pp Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Nº de ref. de la librería 10970
Descripción Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1977. Soft cover. Estado de conservación: Good. 1st Edition. 275pp paperback, good. Nº de ref. de la librería 036167