With globalization, traditional societies are being replaced by an international working class and a small minority of the global rich. In such a situation, who is to guarantee social justice?The heritage of the old rich was maintained by the wealth of the new, a marriage of convenience. In our time, this has yielded to a more overt stratification by money, exemplified by pop stars and sports heroes - people like Madonna or Magic Johnson ... The Rich List, compiled each year by the London Sunday Times, recorded an increase between 1999 and 2000 of almost $47 billion (Ap31 billion) in theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The No-nonsense Guide to Class, Caste & Hierarchies|
|Publisher||:||Verso - 2002|