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Injustice: Why social inequality still persists

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Few would dispute that we live in an unequal and unjust world, but what causes this inequality to persist? Leading social commentator and academic Danny Dorling claims in this timely book that, as the five social evils identified by Beveridge are gradually being eradicated, they are being replaced by five new tenets of injustice, viz: elitism is efficient; exclusion is necessary; prejudice is natural; greed is good and despair is inevitable. In an informal yet authoritative style, Dorling exa...

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University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Geography
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Publisher:
Policy Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Injustice: Why social inequality still persists, revised edition Journal website
Pages:
484
Host title:
Injustice: Why social inequality still persists
Publication date:
2015-06-03
ISBN:
9781447320760
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2016-10-01

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