Secular shelf life This is a polemical book, unashamedly left wing, written in a sharp journalistic style, which quotes freely from other journalism, TV shows and politicians. Secular Shelf Life Sarah Allen CHAVSThe demonization of the working classBy Owen Jones. Verso. 304 pages. £14.99ISBN 978 1 844 676 965 subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.