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The changing middle classes

The changing middle classes. Laurie Taylor looks at the rise of the Chinese middle class as well as the evolution of the African American middle class.

The global middle classes: How is the middle class expanding, changing or shrinking in different contexts? Laurie Taylor looks at the rise of the Chinese middle class, as well as the evolution of the African American middle class. He's joined by Bart Landry, Emeritus Professor of Sociology at the University of Maryland and Ying Miao, Lecturer in Politics at Aston University.

Producer: Jayne Egerton

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28 minutes

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Mon 28 Jan 2019 00:15

READING LIST

Bart Landry, The New Black Middle Class in the Twenty-First Century, (Rutgers University Press, 2018) 


Ying Miao, Being Middle Class in China - Identity, Attitudes and Behaviour, (Routledge, 2017)

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