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Moving Histories of Class and Community: Identity, Place and Belonging in Contemporary England
White working class areas are often seen as entrenched and immobile, threatened by the arrival of 'outsiders'. This major new study of class and place since 1930 challenges accepted wisdom, demonstrating how emigration as well as shorter distance moves out of such areas can be as suffused with emotion as moving into them. Both influence people's sense of belonging to the p ...more
Paperback, 264 pages
Published April 15th 2011 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published January 1st 2009)
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