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Class Structure in Australian History - Poverty and Progress
  • Terry Irving, University of Wollongong
  • Raewyn Connell, University of Sydney

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.

  • class structure,
  • history,
  • working class,
  • ruling class,
  • hegemony,
  • Australia
Publication Date
Longman Cheshire
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Citation Information
Terry Irving and Raewyn Connell. Class Structure in Australian History - Poverty and Progress. Melbourne(1992)
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