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Individualisation and the decline of class identity

Heath, A. and Curtice, J.K. and Elgenius, G. (2009) Individualisation and the decline of class identity. In: Identity in the 21st Century. Palgrave McMillan, pp. 21-40. ISBN 978-0230580879

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Abstract

Bringing together leading scholars to investigate trends in contemporary social life, this book examines the current patterning of identities based on class and community, gender and generation, race, faith and ethnicity, and derived from popular culture, exploring debates about social change, individualization and the re-making of social class.