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    Urban Sociology, Capitalism and Modernity (Sociology for a Changing World) (Paperback) By (author) Mike Savage, By (author) Alan Warde, By (author) Kevin Ward

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    DescriptionThis second edition of this text on urban sociology takes into account contemporary theoretical debated and empirical research. Expanded and thoroughly revised throughout, it incorporates developments in the literature on urban inequality, urban culture, urban politics and globalization. It offers a comprehensive and up-to-the-minute account of its subject, ideal for study purposes at undergraduate level and beyond.

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    Urban Sociology, Capitalism and Modernity
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Mike Savage, By (author) Alan Warde, By (author) Kevin Ward
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 256
    Width: 138 mm
    Height: 217 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 325 g
    ISBN 13: 9780333971604
    ISBN 10: 0333971604

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SOC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S3.2
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T General Subject: 750
    DC21: 307.76
    BIC subject category V2: JFSG
    Ingram Subject Code: SO
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    BIC subject category V2: RPC
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    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: SOC026000, POL024000
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    BIC subject category V2: JPR
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: SOC026030
    DC22: 307.76
    BISAC V2.8: POL002000
    LC classification: HT151 .S265 2003
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    Thema V1.0: JBSD, RPC, JPR
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised edition
    Palgrave MacMillan
    Imprint name
    Palgrave MacMillan
    Publication date
    16 May 2003
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    MIKE SAVAGE is Professor and Head of Department in the Department of Sociology at University of Manchester. His most recent book is Social Change and Class Cultures in Contemporary Britain (Open University Press). ALAN WARDE is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Centre for Research in Innovation and Competition at the University of Manchester. His many books include Eating Out: Social Diffentiation, Consumption and Pleasure with L Martens, Consumption Food and Taste: Culinary Antimonies and Commodity Culture, and Contemporary British Society (third edition) with Nicholas Abercrombie et al. KEVIN WARD is Lecturer in the School of Geography at the University of Manchester.
    Table of contents
    Introduction The Roots of Urban Sociology Cities and Uneven Development Inequality and Social Organisation in the City Perspectives on Urban Culture Urban Culture and the Regeneration of Urban Meaning Urban Politics Conclusion