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The Hidden Injuries of Class

Richard Sennett - Business & Economics - 1993 - 275 pages
The authors conclude that in the games of hierarchical respect, no class can emerge the victor; and that true egalitarianism can be achieved only by rediscovering diverse ...
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Richard Sennett - Fiction - 1994 - 273 pages
Ablaze with intellectual and social change, Paris in the 1830s and 1840s beckons to two English brothers--Frederick and Charles Courtland, an architect and a priest--each of ...
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Nineteenth-Century Cities: Essays in the New Urban History

Stephan Thernstrom, Richard Sennett - History - 1969 - 448 pages
14 essays cover cities in United States, Canada, England, France, and Columbia. Contributors include Norman Birnbaum, Stuart Blumin, Michael Frisch, Clyde Griffen, Herbert ...
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The Culture of the New Capitalism

Richard Sennett - Business & Economics - 2006 - 214 pages
How is a classic book to be defined? How much time must elapse before a work may be judged a 'classic'? And among all the works of American literature, which deserve the ...
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The Craftsman

Richard Sennett - Self-Help - 2008 - 326 pages
In his most ambitious book to date, Richard Sennett offers an original perspective on craftsmanship and its close connections to work and ethical values
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The Corrosion of Character: The Personal Consequences of Work in the New ...

Richard Sennett - Political Science - 2011 - 176 pages
A Business Week Best Book of the Year.... "A devastating and wholly necessary book."—Studs Terkel, author of Working In The Corrosion of Character, Richard Sennett, "among the ...
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Respect in a World of Inequality

Richard Sennett - Social Science - 2011 - 304 pages
The powerful case for a society of mutual respect. As various forms of social welfare were dismantled though the last decade of the twentieth century, many thinkers argued that ...
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The Fall of Public Man

Richard Sennett - Social Science - 2003 - 416 pages
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The Conscience of the Eye: The Design and Social Life of Cities

Richard Sennett - Social Science - 1992 - 288 pages
"Visionary, often brilliant." —Los Angeles Times From the assembly halls of Athens to the Turkish baths of New York's Lower East Side, from eighteenth-century English gardens ...
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