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Volume 37 No 4 December 1986

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  • Adam Ferguson and the Theme of Exploitation, John D Brewer
  • Radicalism, Radicalization and Recession: Britain in the 1980s, Stephen Edgell, Vic Duke
  • Capitalism and the History of Worktime Thought, Chris Nyland
  • Class Identification of Married Working Women: A Critical Replication of Ritter and Hargens, Pamela Abbott, Roger Sapsford
  • The Costs and Benefits of Ethnic Identification, Hannah Ayalon, Eliezer Ben-Rafael, Stephen Sharot
  • Where Have All the Craftsmen Gone?: Trends in Skilled Labor in the United States of America Since 1940, Roger Penn
  • Re-Locating Motives, W W Sharrock, D R Watson
  • Problems of Involvement and Detachment in the Writings of Norbert Elias, Chris Rojek

Books reviewed

Pages 597-609

Author Title Reviewer
Frank Whigham Ambition and Privilege: The Social Tropes of Elizabethan Courtesy Theory Gordon Marshall
Gillian Rose The Dialectic of Nihilism: Post-Structuralism and Law Anthony Beck
Bryan S Turner The Body and Society Michael Brake
Reinhard Bendix Force, Fate and Freedom: On Historical Sociology Richard Scase
Jurgen Habermas The Theory of Communicative Action, Vol 1, Reason and the Rationalization of Society Roy Boyne
David Martin, Peter Mullen Strange Gifts? A Guide to Charismatic Renewal Roger Homan
Martin Bulmer The Chicago School of Sociology: Institutionalization, Diversity and the Rise of Sociological Research J D Y Peel
John A Hall Powers and Liberties: The Causes and Consequences of the Rise of the West Michael Mann
David Silverman Qualitative Methodology and Sociology: Describing the Social World Jennifer Platt
R Dahrendorf Law and Order A Keith Bottomley
Stephen Mennell All Manners of Food: Eating and Taste in England and France from the Middle Ages to the Present Julia Twigg
Chris Rojek Capitalism and Leisure Theory Alan Swingewood