Individualisation and the decline of class identity

A. Heath, J.K. Curtice, G. Elgenius

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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.
LanguageEnglish
Title of host publicationIdentity in the 21st Century
EditorsM. Wetherell
Pages21-40
Number of pages19
Publication statusPublished - 5 Nov 2009

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social class
faith
social change
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community

Keywords

  • trends
  • contemporary social life
  • class
  • community
  • gender generation
  • race
  • faith
  • ethnicity

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Heath, A., Curtice, J. K., & Elgenius, G. (2009). Individualisation and the decline of class identity. In M. Wetherell (Ed.), Identity in the 21st Century (pp. 21-40)
Heath, A. ; Curtice, J.K. ; Elgenius, G. / Individualisation and the decline of class identity. Identity in the 21st Century. editor / M. Wetherell. 2009. pp. 21-40
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