The uses of literacy: aspects of working-class life with special reference to publications and entertainments

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Penguin Books in association with Chatto & Windus, 1992 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 406 pages
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User Review  - Trinity. Cristin - Goodreads

This book is a tough read at times. But the ideals and concepts forwarded impact our lives to this day. Not a book I would have selected myself, but am delighted to be introduced. Read full review

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User Review  - Darraghmc80 - Goodreads

Fascinating and thought-provoking insight into the power structures are work in relation to the media and the British class system. This book is still very relevant. Read full review

Contents

PREFACE
9
LANDSCAPE WITH FIGURES A SETTING
27
them and us
72
Copyright

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About the author (1992)

Richard Hoggart was educated at Leeds University. Later as professor of modern English literature at Birmingham University, he founded the Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies.

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