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Class in a Capitalist Society: A Study of Contemporary Britain
Class in a Capitalist Society: A Study of Contemporary Britain
By John Westergaard and Henrietta Resler
Basic Books, 1976, 432 pp

Two sociologists, from an avowedly Marxist perspective, seek to demonstrate that "class inequality is not withering away," contrary assertions notwithstanding. An unconventional, important inquiry into contemporary British society, a combination of academic study and political tract.