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Ian Mahoney and Tony Kearon

impact on the local economy and their lives as a whole. In doing so, we seek to offer a counterpoint to dominant narratives that suggest that working-class Brexit voters are a homogenous, uneducated, lazy, and easily led mass who uncritically consumed and

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Is the Kingdom of Bicycles Rising Again?

Cycling, Gender, and Class in Postsocialist China

Hilda Rømer Christensen

closely connected to fresh and more global forms of production and consumption that tap into modern middle-class lifestyles and new ideas of gender, for instance, in the shape of mountain and sports biking and new possibilities to rent bikes. 8 In this

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Minestrone Stories

Teaching anthropology through serendipitous cultural exchanges

Regnar Kristensen

ethnographic fieldwork and increasing numbers of students in their classes. This loss of time for ‘deep hanging out’ in the field and writing-up, as well as for peer-tutoring, has – to some extent –been counterbalanced by more rigorous methodological group

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A New Blue-Collar Force

The Alternative for Germany and the Working Class

Philipp Adorf

would also free up funds to pay for the needs of the deserving welfare recipients. This mixture of anti-immigrant and pro-welfare rhetoric has yielded a degree of success for the populist radical right among the (white or native) working class 4 in

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Stiletto Socialism

Social Class, Dressing Up, and Women's Self-Positioning in Socialist Slovenia

Polona Sitar

Following the communist takeover in Yugoslavia in 1945, a new middle class emerged with sufficient economic and cultural capital to be spent on material goods. This new class was defined primarily in cultural terms and less by socioeconomic

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Erica Morales, Alex Blower, Samantha White, Angelica Puzio, and Matthew Zbaracki

Ingram, Nicola. 2018. Working-Class Boys and Educational Success: Teenage Identities, Masculinities, and Urban Schooling. London: Palgrave Macmillan. Working-Class Boys and Educational Success examines how high-achieving, working-class

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Fake buildings and gray development in Nairobi

Constance Smith

substandard or inappropriate construction materials. News coverage reported that not only had the building been constructed from inferior materials but also planning laws had been bypassed; the area bordered a river and was officially classed as riparian land

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Michael W. Thomas and Michael Bartholomew-Biggs

In Lilac Time Raymond Earl by MICHAEL W. THOMAS


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Uneven development, the politics of scale, or global austerity?

Ida Susser

efforts to address capitalism in terms of time and space ( Nugent 2002 ; Wolf 1999 ) and to historicize events, or to understand resistance and class formation in particular contextual terms ( Nash 2001 ). This theme section argues in some ways for a

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The Pandemic of Productivity

The Work of Home and the Work from Home

Suchismita Chattopadhyay

space of renewed activity and attention. Through a process of reflexive writing, I explore how for the economically and socially privileged middle- and upper-middle-class single women, in the absence of a support system, the notions of home have been