Classes arising from birth

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The Theory of the Leisure Class
OUP Oxford (2007)
US$8.99

Veblen's landmark study of affluent American society exposes the 'pecuniary culture' and...

Ethnicity, Social Mobility, and Public Policy: Comparing the USA and UK
Cambridge University Press (2005)
US$40.50

The first book to provide a comparative analysis of social mobility in the US and the UK.

Woman, Body, Desire in Post-Colonial India: Narratives of Gender and Sexuality

Woman, Body, Desire in Post-Colonial India

Narratives of Gender and Sexuality

Taylor and Francis (1999)
US$53.95

First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Aristocracy: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2010)
US$7.19

Aristocracies dominated the social, economic, and institutional history of all European countries...

Locality and Polity: A Study of Warwickshire Landed Society, 1401–1499

Locality and Polity

A Study of Warwickshire Landed Society, 1401–1499

Cambridge University Press (1992)
US$52.99

This is a comprehensive study of minor landowners - the gentry - in one county in fifteenth-century...

Class Practices: How Parents Help Their Children Get Good Jobs

Class Practices

How Parents Help Their Children Get Good Jobs

Cambridge University Press (2004)
US$33.99

Explores how parents seek to increase their children's chances of educational success and...

The Aristocratic Families in Early Imperial China: A Case Study of the Po-Ling Ts'ui Family

Much scholarly work has been published on the Chinese medieval 'aristocracy', in Chinese, Japanese...

The English Nobility in the Late Middle Ages: The Fourteenth-Century Political Community

The English Nobility in the Late Middle Ages

The Fourteenth-Century Political Community

Taylor and Francis (1996)
US$48.95

First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

American Individualisms: Child Rearing and Social Class in Three Neighborhoods

American Individualisms

Child Rearing and Social Class in Three Neighborhoods

Palgrave Macmillan (2004)
US$80.00

American Individualisms explores the important issue of class differences in the socialization of...

Women of the Upper Class
Temple University Press (2010)
US$31.95

In a unique departure from the usual stereotypes, Susan Ostrander gained access to this elite...