Articles by

Göran Therborn

Göran Therborn is a Swedish sociologist, who has been co-director of the Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study and professor of sociology at the University of Cambridge. His most recent book, Inequality and the Labyrinths of Democracy, is due to appear in 2020.

An Agenda for Class Analysis

This paper offers a research agenda for class analysis, meeting the new situation of this century with multidimensional investigations of inequality and with global analyses of capital-labor relations. Particular attention should be given to ecological inequality, the heterogeneity of world labor, and to the symptomatic meanings and political implications of current middle-class discourse, in the Global South as well as the North.