Class: A Graphic Guide by Laura Harvey, Sarah Leaney, and Danny Noble

$19.95

From the publishers of the bestselling Queer: A Graphic History and The Middle Ages: A Graphic History

What do we mean by social class in the 21st century?

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Sociologists Laura Harvey and Sarah Leaney and award-winning comics artist Danny Noble present an illustrated journey through the history, sociology and lived experience of class.

What can class tell us about gentrification, precarious work, the role of elites in society, or access to education? How have thinkers explored class in the past, and how does it affect us today? How does class inform activism and change?

Class: A Graphic Guide challenges simplistic and stigmatizing ideas about working-class people, discusses colonialist roots of class systems, and looks at how class intersects with race, sexuality, gender, disability and age. From the publishers of the bestselling Queer: A Graphic History, this is a vibrant, enjoyable introduction for students, community workers, activists and anyone who wants to understand how class functions in their own lives.

Class: A Graphic Guide by Laura Harvey, Sarah Leaney, and Danny Noble