The global middle classes : theorizing through ethnography / edited by Rachel Heiman, Carla Freeman, and Mark Liechty
- School for Advanced Research advanced seminar series
- Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction: Charting an Anthropology of the Middle Classes / Carla Freeman -- 2.Living in the Future Tense: Aspiring for World and Class in Provincial Egypt / Samuli Schielke -- 3.National Identity, Bedrooms, and Kitchens: Gated Communities and New Narratives of Space in India / Sanjay Srivastava -- 4.Neoliberal Respectability: Entrepreneurial Marriage, Affective Labor, and a New Caribbean Middle Class / Carla Freeman -- 5.The Postsocialist Middle Classes and the New "Family House" in Hungary / Krisztina Fehervary -- 6.Women in the Middle: Femininity, Virtue, and Excess in Indonesian Discourses of Middle Classness / Carla Jones -- 7.Just Managing: American Middle-Class Parenthood in Insecure Times / Cindi Katz -- 8.A Middle-Class Public at Mexico's Northern Border / Rihan Yeh -- 9.Private Homes, Distinct Lifestyles: Performing a New Middle Class in China / Li Zhang -- 10.Gate Expectations: Discursive Displacement of the "Old Middle Class" in an American Suburb / Rachel Heiman -- 11.Middle-Class Deja Vu: Conditions of Possibility, from Victorian England to Contemporary Kathmandu / Mark Liechty.
- 9781934691533 (alk. paper) and 1934691534 (alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-337) and index.
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