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The Resource The rise and fall of social cohesion : the construction and deconstruction of social trust in the US, UK, Sweden and Denmark, Christian Albrekt Larsen

The rise and fall of social cohesion : the construction and deconstruction of social trust in the US, UK, Sweden and Denmark, Christian Albrekt Larsen

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The rise and fall of social cohesion : the construction and deconstruction of social trust in the US, UK, Sweden and Denmark
Title
The rise and fall of social cohesion
Title remainder
the construction and deconstruction of social trust in the US, UK, Sweden and Denmark
Statement of responsibility
Christian Albrekt Larsen
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
The book explores the ways in which social cohesion can be established and undermined. It examines the US and UK, where social cohesion declined in the latter part of the 20th century, and Sweden and Denmark, where social cohesion increased, and puts forward a social constructivist explanation for this shift--
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Larsen, Christian Albrekt
Dewey number
305.5
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social stratification
  • Social classes
  • Class consciousness
  • Social integration
  • Intergroup relations
Label
The rise and fall of social cohesion : the construction and deconstruction of social trust in the US, UK, Sweden and Denmark, Christian Albrekt Larsen
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. The Rise and Fall of Social Cohesion -- PART 1: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE MIDDLE-CLASS SOCIETY: A KERNEL OF TRUTH -- 2. The Three Threats to the Social Fabric of the "Golden Age" -- 3. The Contingent Consequences of the Three Threats -- PART 2: THE IMPORTANCE OF PERCEPTIONS -- 4. A Social Constructivist Theory of Economic Inequality and Trust -- 5. Perceptions of Middle-Class Society and Social Trust: A Micro- Perspective -- PART 3: THE CONSTRUCTION OF MEMBERS OF THE IMAGINED NATIONAL COMMUNITY: THE CASE OF "THE BOTTOM" -- 6. How to Study the Social Construction of "the Bottom" -- 7. The Media Poor and the Stories about them -- 8. The Stereotypes of "the Bottom" and "the Middle" -- PAR 4: THE CONTEMPORARY CHALLENGES: VICIOUS -- AND VIRTUOUS -- FEEDBACK CIRCLES -- 9. Public Opinion towards Integrative Policies -- 10. Increased Ethnic Diversity: Threat to Social Cohesion -- 11. The Ability to Overcome Out-group Perceptions: Face-to-face Interaction Revisited -- CONCLUSION -- Social Cohesion: A Process o Construction and De-construction
Control code
FIEb17383390
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9780199681846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)852127857
Label
The rise and fall of social cohesion : the construction and deconstruction of social trust in the US, UK, Sweden and Denmark, Christian Albrekt Larsen
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. The Rise and Fall of Social Cohesion -- PART 1: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE MIDDLE-CLASS SOCIETY: A KERNEL OF TRUTH -- 2. The Three Threats to the Social Fabric of the "Golden Age" -- 3. The Contingent Consequences of the Three Threats -- PART 2: THE IMPORTANCE OF PERCEPTIONS -- 4. A Social Constructivist Theory of Economic Inequality and Trust -- 5. Perceptions of Middle-Class Society and Social Trust: A Micro- Perspective -- PART 3: THE CONSTRUCTION OF MEMBERS OF THE IMAGINED NATIONAL COMMUNITY: THE CASE OF "THE BOTTOM" -- 6. How to Study the Social Construction of "the Bottom" -- 7. The Media Poor and the Stories about them -- 8. The Stereotypes of "the Bottom" and "the Middle" -- PAR 4: THE CONTEMPORARY CHALLENGES: VICIOUS -- AND VIRTUOUS -- FEEDBACK CIRCLES -- 9. Public Opinion towards Integrative Policies -- 10. Increased Ethnic Diversity: Threat to Social Cohesion -- 11. The Ability to Overcome Out-group Perceptions: Face-to-face Interaction Revisited -- CONCLUSION -- Social Cohesion: A Process o Construction and De-construction
Control code
FIEb17383390
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9780199681846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)852127857

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