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The world of the urban working class

Marc Fried

The world of the urban working class

by Marc Fried

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Boston (Mass.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Boston.
    • Subjects:
    • Working class -- Massachusetts -- Boston,
    • Slums -- Massachusetts -- Boston,
    • Boston (Mass.) -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 329-369.

      Statementby Marc Fried with Ellen Fitzgerald [and others]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8085.B63 F75
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 410 p.
      Number of Pages410
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5434080M
      ISBN 100674961951
      LC Control Number73081673

      Families in the upper working class saved money regularly, but viewed them-selves as the natural leaders of the working classes (self-discipline and morality) The upper working class frowned on heavy drinking and sexual permissiveness; Below the labor aristocracy stood semiskilled and unskilled urban . Editorial Reviews "The Urban World is better than other available texts. I use it because of its comprehensiveness, up-to-date topics and information, and overall clarity of style. It is well balanced in terms of subject matter and provides a perfect overview for a course in urban sociology."--Joyce A. Sween, DePaul University "This book's forte is making both the political economy approach Price: $

        (Edit: I meant to rate this book four stars, but was unable to change my rating after the fact fie on you, Amazon!) An important exploration of working-class women's positions in the urban landscape of the nineteenth century, in particular as it related to revolutionary and post-revolutionary ideals of s: Friedrich Engels was born on 28 November in Barmen, Rhine Province, Prussia (now Wuppertal, Germany) as eldest son of Friedrich Engels Sr. (–) and of Elisabeth "Elise" Franziska Mauritia von Haar (–). The wealthy Engels family owned large cotton-textile mills in Barmen and Salford, both expanding industrial metropoles.. Friedrich's parents were devout Pietist.

      Indonesia. Indonesia is a semi-annual journal devoted to the timely study of Indonesia’s culture, history, government, economy, and society. It features original scholarly articles, interviews, translations, and book .   By Adrian Grant – The experience of the urban working class during and after the 'Troubles' has been largely neglected by historians. This may seem like a ridiculous statement given that the street violence from onwards began in the most identifiably working class neighbourhoods of Belfast and Derry. It is also indisputable that urban working.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fried, Marc. World of the urban working class. Cambridge, Harvard University Press, (OCoLC) The World of the Urban Working Class With contrib.

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