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By T. H. Marshall,Tom Bottomore

Over 40 years after it first seemed, T.H. Marshall's seminal essay on citizenship and social classification in postwar Britain has got the prestige of a vintage. His lucid research of the relevant components of citizenship – specifically, the ownership of civil, political and social rights – is as correct this present day because it was once while it first appeared.

It is reissued the following with a brand new and complementary monograph via Tom Bottomore within which the which means of citizenship is re-examined, in very diverse old conditions. In asking how a long way the customers for sophistication equality were realised, Bottomore keeps the dialogue in a context that encompasses the recovery of civil and political rights in jap Europe, difficulties of welfare capitalism, citizenship and the state nation and the wider problems with equality and democratic institutions.

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