The Resource Inequality in Australia, Alastair Greig, Frank Lewins, Kevin White

Inequality in Australia, Alastair Greig, Frank Lewins, Kevin White

Label
Inequality in Australia
Title
Inequality in Australia
Statement of responsibility
Alastair Greig, Frank Lewins, Kevin White
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Seeks to analyse and explain inequality, challenging traditional conceptions and providing a new critical perspective. The authors provide a comprehensive historical account of inequality, and show how that account no longer adequately explains the new and different forms experienced in recent decades
Cataloging source
NNCU:A
Dewey number
305.0994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN850.Z9
LC item number
G74 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Inequality in Australia, Alastair Greig, Frank Lewins, Kevin White
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 262-291
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Contents
1. Introduction -- Part I. The Body, Society and Inequality: 2. Inequality and the sociology of the body; 3. Sick bodies and inequality: class, mortality and morbidity; 4. Gendered, aged and disabled bodies -- Part II. The Self, Society and Understandings of Inequality: 5. Experiencing the inequality of social resources; 6. Experiencing the inequality of cultural difference; 7. Experiencing the inequality of life choices -- Part III. Politics, Society and Inequality: 8. Collective identity, politics and the myth of egalitarianism; 9. Citizenship, nation building and political struggles for equality; 10. The contested nature of inequality in contemporary Australia; 11. Conclusion
Control code
000023835032
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 306 p.
Isbn
9780521524421
Lccn
2002038854
Other physical details
ill.
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Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • 23835032lw
  • (OCoLC)50919788

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