Social Inequality: Patterns and Processes / Edition 5

Social Inequality: Patterns and Processes / Edition 5

by Martin Marger
     
 

This text provides an introduction to key concepts, current research findings, and theories in social inequality. See more details below

Overview

This text provides an introduction to key concepts, current research findings, and theories in social inequality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073528304
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
04/29/2010
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
488
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Chapter 1: An Introduction to the Study of Social Inequality

Chapter 2: Theories of Class and Social Inequality

Chapter 3: The American Class System

Chapter 4: The Upper Class and the Power Elite

Chapter 5: The Middle Classes

Chapter 6: Poverty and the Poor

Chapter 7: Stratification Systems and Social Mobility

Chapter 8: Ideology and the Legitimation of Inequality

Chapter 9: Public Policy and the Class System

Chapter 10: Racial/Ethnic Differentiation

Chapter 11: Racial/Ethnic Stratification

Chapter 12: Gender Inequality

Chapter 13: Political Inequality

Glossary

References

Index

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