“The Great Middle Class Revolution”

Melvyn Fein‚ author of “The Great Middle Class Revolution: Our Long March Toward a…

Georgia (Mar 28, 2006) — “The Great Middle Class Revolution”

Karen Kennedy


Contact: Frances Weyand‚ Director of University Relations‚ 770−423−6203 or fweyand@kennesaw.edu

Melvyn Fein‚ author of “The Great Middle Class Revolution: Our Long March Toward a Professionalized Society” and Kennesaw State University sociology professor‚ will speak at Kennesaw State Friday‚ April 7‚ from 6−8 p.m. in the Carmichael Student Center University Rooms. This event is free and open to the public.

Fein will discuss his book‚ explaining how and why the United States is becoming professionalized and what that means to the culture of this country. A professionalized society is one in which more and more people need to be self−motivated experts in what they do‚ including in their personal lives.

KSU Press published Fein’s book‚ and the event is sponsored by KSU’s Department of Sociology‚ Geography‚ Anthropology and Criminal Justice.

For more information on this event or about his book‚ contact Fein at 770−423−6599 or mfein@kennesaw.edu.


Kennesaw State University is a comprehensive‚ residential institution with a growing student population of 18‚500 from 132 countries. The third largest state university out of 35 institutions in the University System of Georgia‚ KSU offers more than 55 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.


A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its nearly 43,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the country and the world. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu