Social Inequality: Forms, Causes, and Consequences
A broad introduction to inequality both nationally and internationally.
This text is intended as a broad introduction to the many types of inequality in U.S. society and in the global setting. The authors provide a wide range of explanations on inequality and offering analyses of policy attempts to address these issues.
The text provides data from the latest research in its discussions of economic, status, political, gender, sexual, and racial/ethnic inequalities.