Abbey Heffer

May 5, 2020

1 min read

Does middle-class have a different meaning in the United States?

I’ve always seen becoming middle class as an achievement, you get there by hustling, self-improving and, if you can, through higher education. Perhaps that’s a particularly British understanding of the class system?

China specialist, feminist, political scientist in progress. Reviews, socialism & everyday academia. Low-brow, no jargon/acronyms. Editor of The Open Bookshelf.

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