Skip to main content
Book
Class Structure in Australian History - Poverty and Progress
(1992)
  • Terry Irving, University of Wollongong
  • Raewyn Connell, University of Sydney
Abstract

First published in 1980, this book is an updated and reorganized account of the history of the class structure in Australia. A new chapter discusses the period 1975-1991, and there is a new theoretical chapter introducing the reader to modern debates about class. Separate sections for documents and photographs support the narrative. Extensive notes provide a guide to research literature.

Keywords
  • class structure,
  • history,
  • working class,
  • ruling class,
  • hegemony,
  • Australia
Publication Date
1992
Publisher
Longman Cheshire
ISBN
0 582 71190 8
Citation Information
Terry Irving and Raewyn Connell. Class Structure in Australian History - Poverty and Progress. Melbourne(1992)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/terry_irving1/14/