Social science

Class analysis

Politics and social class 

Class analysis 
Class analysis is research in sociology, politics and economics from the point of view of the stratification of the society into dynamic classes. It implies that there is no universal or uniform social outlook, rather that there are fundamental conflicts that exist inherent to how society is currently organized.

Middle classes 

Contradictory class location 
Erik  Olin  Wright's theory of contradictory class locations ...

Erik  Olin  Wright is noted for his divergence from classical Marxists in his breakdown of the working class into subgroups of diversely held power and therefore varying degrees of class consciousness

Erik  Olin  Wright 

Envisioning Real Utopias
Erik  Olin  Wright. Verso: 2010

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Bringing the State Back In 
Theda Skocpol et al. Harvard University 1985.
... states in relation to social structures ... ...

China's Rise

Asia's Rise  

Easternization: Asia's Rise and America's Decline From Obama to Trump and Beyond.
Gideon Rachman 2017.

As it becomes clear that the West’s historic power and influence is receding, Gideon Rachman offers a road map to the turbulent process that will define the international politics of the twenty-first century. ... 

Easternization: Reviewed by Andrew J. Nathan ...

World Affairs interview with Gideon Rachman ... ...

The Future: China's Rise, America's Decline ...

The Rise and Fall of Nations: Forces of Change in the Post-Crisis World 
Ruchir Sharma. W. W. Norton & Company 2016) ...