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  • India’s Middle Classby Christiane Brosius

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 27.95

    This book examines the complexities of lifestyles of the upwardly mobile middle classes in India in the context of economic liberalisation in the new millennium, by analysing new social formations and aspirations, modes of consumption and ways of being in contemporary urban India. Rich in ethnographic material, the work is based on empirical case-studies,... more...

  • Beratung der Freien Berufeby Lars Lindenau; Lars Spiller

    Gabler Verlag 2008; US$ 37.13

    Freie Berufe beraten heißt, die Besonderheiten der einzelnen Berufsstände zu kennen und zu verstehen. Ärzte und Architekten stellen hierbei nur eine der großen Berufsgruppen mit erhöhtem Beratungsbedarf. Das Werk erläutert die Unterschiede in Recht und Steuern bei den einzelnen Berufsgruppen. more...

  • Jahrbuch zur Mittelstandsforschung 1/2007by Frank Wallau

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2008; US$ 30.10

    Die Beiträge behandeln folgende Themen: Das Für und Wider der materiellen Beteiligung der Mitarbeiter am Erfolg und Kapital von Unternehmen; Erfolgsunternehmen in der Industrie - Analyse von Einflussfaktoren auf Grundlage des BDI-Mittelstandspanels; EDV-gestützte Methoden des Wissensmanagements in der Personalpolitik kleiner und mittlerer Unternehmen;... more...

  • The Middle Class in Neoliberal Chinaby Hai Ren

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Since the late 1970s, China’s move towards neoliberalism has made it not only one of the world’s fastest growing economies, but also one of the most polarised states. This economic, social and political transformation has led to the emergence of a new Chinese middle class, and understanding the development and the role of this new social group is... more...

  • Lebenswelt und Kultur des Bürgertums in der Frühen Neuzeitby Bernd Roeck

    De Gruyter 1991; US$ 28.00

    Bernd Roeck hat seinen kompetenten Blick auf die Alltags- und Kulturgeschichte des frühneuzeitlichen Bürgertums auf den neuesten Stand der Forschung gebracht. Mit seiner ausführlichen, thematisch gegliederten Bibliographie gibt er einen ausgezeichneten Wegweiser durch ein hoch aktuelles Forschungsfeld. more...

  • Professionalism Rebornby Eliot Freidson

    Wiley 2013; US$ 28.95 US$ 26.06

    This book is an original interpretation of the professions and the role of the professional in Western industrial societies today. more...

  • Recasting Casteby Hira Singh

    SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 42.00

    Recasting Caste  confronts the mainstream sociology of caste at its root: Louis Dumont’s Homo Hierarchicus and its main source, Max Weber’s distinction between class and status. Conventional wisdom on caste is idealist, and most students of the subject therefore exaggerate ritual homogeneity and deflect attention from intracaste differentiation and... more...

  • Bridging the Social Gapby Sukhadeo Thorat; Nidhi Sadana Sabharwal

    SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 42.00

    Bridging the Social Gap: Perspectives on Dalit Empowerment  addresses four interrelated issues. It conceptualises exclusion-linked deprivation of excluded and indigenous groups in Indian society and elaborates the concept and meaning of social exclusion in general, and of caste-, untouchability- and ethnicity-based exclusion in particular. It then... more...

  • Contemporary Middle Class in Latin Americaby Omar Pereyra

    Lexington Books 2014; US$ 83.00

    This book is about the transformation of the contemporary Peruvian middle class. Scholars interested in Latin American stratification and urbanization will find this book informative about two oft neglected, but highly relevant, topics in the region: the middle classes and the formal area of the city. more...

  • Memories of Class (Routledge Revivals)by Zygmunt Bauman

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 54.95

    First published in 1982, Professor Bauman’s discussion of the mechanism of class formation and institutionalisation of class conflict argues that our understanding of changes in social and political structure has been hindered by the freezing of concepts of class in the ice-age of industrial society. He investigates the impact of historical memory... more...