Katrina Navickas: Tawney, Polanyi, Thompson, 11 October 2018
Show More The Moral Economists: R.H. Tawney, Karl Polanyi, E.P. Thompson and the Critique of Capitalism by Tim Rogan.
Princeton, 263 pp., £30, December 2017, 978 0 691 17300 9Show More
“... inequality that Rogan finds inadequate. Historians who derive inspiration from Thompson, notably Selina Todd, author of The People: The Rise and Fall of the Working Class, 1910-2010 (2014), formulate their notions of class from the perspective of individual experience and identity. The poststructuralist turn of the late 1980s in academic history ...”