Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 17 April 1997

848 Pages | line figures, tables


ISBN: 9780198781875

Bookseller Code (AG)

This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division


Culture, Economy, and Society

Edited by A. H. Halsey, Hugh Lauder, Phillip Brown, and Amy Stuart Wells

  • A H Halsey is one of the most respected figures in this field, known internationally, and a media name in his own right. He has graduate students all over the world to whom he will recommend this volume. Previous books of his include Change in British Society (OPUS), now in its fourth edition.
  • Amy Stuart Wells is an important figure on the US scene.
  • The best recent papers have been picked by the editors; the significant theorists and scholars in the field are included. 9 of the papers were commissioned specially for this volume. (Ashton and Sung; Dale; Green; Whitty; Grace; Torrance; Mortimore; Weiner, Arnot, and David; and Halsey and Young.)

Also of Interest