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Volume 42 No 4 December 1991

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  • Culture as Figurative Action, Clifford D Shearing, Richard V Ericson
  • Education and Social Class: Revisiting the 1944 Education Act with Fixed Marginals, Robert M Blackburn, Catherine Marsh
  • Childhood Influences on Adult Male Earnings in a Longitudinal Study, Diana Kuh, Michael Wadsworth
  • Disability and Social Stratification, Richard Jenkins
  • Distributive Justice and Occupational Incomes: Perceptions of Justice Determine Perceptions of Fact, Bruce Headey
  • A Piece of Business: The Moral Economy of Detective Work in the East-End of London, Dick Hobbs
  • The Politics of Welfare Policy in Sweden: Structural Determinants and Attitudinal Cleavages, Stefan Svallfors

Books reviewed

Pages 635-651

Author Title Reviewer
Andrew Linklater Beyond Realism and Marxism: Critical Theory and International Relations Justin Rosenberg
Paul Thompson, David McHugh Work Organisations: A Critical Introduction Stephen Ackroyd
Peter Saunders A Nation of Home Owners Richard Scase
David Held, John B Thompson Social Theory of Modern Societies: Anthony Giddens and His Critics Ira J Cohen
Anthony Giddens The Consequences of Modernity Ira J Cohen
D H Whittaker Managing Innovation: A Study of British and Japanese Factories Bryn Jones
Immanuel Wallerstein The Modern World-System III: The Second Era of Great Expansion of the Capitalist World-Economy, 1730-1840s Richard Lachmann
Jean Baechler, John A Hall, Michael Mann Europe and the Rise of Capitalism Richard Lachmann
Ralph Miliband Divided Societies: Class Struggle in Contemporary Capitalism John Schwarzmantel
Max Weber, Helwig Schmidt-Glintzer, Petra Kolonko Die Wirtschaftsethik der Weltreligionen: Konfuzianismus und Taoismus Gianfranco Poggi
M Hammersley The Dilemma of Qualitative Method: Herbert Blumer and the Chicago Tradition David Hughes
Ruth Taplin Economic Development and the Role of Women Jack Nusan Porter