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The concept of the world risk society (beck, 1998) as noted, ulrich beck suggested the emergence of a ‘world risk society’ (1998) but he is not alone. What are the main features of ulrich beck's 'risk society' theory to what extent does it challenge the explanations of inequality based upon class, gender and race. According to german sociologist ulrich beck, they all indicate the rise of a world risk societya major theme in ulrich beck's work is the attempt to explain the the transition and non- transition from the first modernity to the second modernity (see chart below) according to beck (1992), the world risk society is a product of the second modernity.
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