Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2015

256 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199646012

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Social Opulence and Private Restraint

The Consumer in British Socialist Thought Since 1800

Noel Thompson

  • Opens up important new perspectives on British socialist thought
  • Provides insights into the problems confronted by socialists in accommodating consumerism within their thinking
  • Identifies recurrent themes which cross the boundaries of the conventional periodisation of the history of British socialist thought