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Bristol - Event Notice
Thursday April 26 2012
Start Time: 07:30 PM
Class in Britain Today: Is there such a thing as the 'precariat'?
Many academics and political commentators make the claim that there is a new 'class' of workers in austerity Britain today who are defined by precarious, informal and insecure work. The argument suggests that such workers have formed a new 'precariat' and that the working class as we know it is no longer the key agent of change in society. But is this interpretation wrong, is the working class 'finished', and is the precariat a false concept?
Thursday April 26th, 730pm, 5th Floor, Hamilton House, The Canteen, 80 Stokes Croft