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The Inequality Reader free pdf Oriented toward the introductory student, "The Inequality Reader" is the essential textbook for undergraduate inequality courses. Respected editors David B. Grusky and Szonja Szelenyi have assembled the most relevant classic and contemporary readings, providing balanced coverage of inequality's past and present. The carefully selected essays are methodologically diverse and interdisciplinary in nature and cover the important course topics such as poverty, discrimination, and gender. With thirty new readings, the second edition provides expanded focus on policy issues, allowing students to learn about the possibilities for improving inequality, as well as additional qualitative readings that make the scholarship more accessible and relatable. Now more than ever, "The Inequality Reader" is the one-stop compendium of all the must-read pieces, featuring the most important qualitative and quantitative scholarship in the field.

About David B. Grusky

David B. Grusky is professor of sociology and director of the Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality at Stanford University. His books include Social Stratification: Class, Race, and Gender in Sociological Perspective- Mobility and Inequality: Frontiers of Research in Sociology and Economics- and Poverty and Inequality. Szonja Szelenyi has taught at Stanford University, The University of Wisconsin, and Cornell University. She is the author of Equality by Design.

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Author : David B. Grusky
Publisher : Westview Press Inc
Data Published : 28 December 2010
ISBN : 0813344840
EAN : 9780813344843
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 704 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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