Social Classes in Britain
... Still Important In Britain The answer is a simple yes to this not-so-simple question. There cannot be a less society, neither has it ever been. Cannadine acknowledges that "classes will always be with us, as long as there remain inequalities in income, differences in occupation, and variations in wealth that can be objectively observed"--which is to say in any imaginable human grouping, past, present, or future. Despite the title of his new book, he knows very well that class can't rise or fall in a concrete sense.
Categories of Classes
It is important that I define the various categories of classes that prevail in Britain. Not only that but also the different ways in which the classes are categorise...