The United States holds the dubious distinction of having the most unequal income distribution of any advanced industrialized nation. While other developed . Categorically Unequal: The American Stratification System, is a big, ambitious, Massey sets out to answer the daunting questions of what are the fundamental. Get this from a library! Categorically unequal: the American stratification system. [ Douglas S Massey; Russell Sage Foundation.] — “The United States holds the.

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You may have already requested this item. Product details File Size: Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. Massey weaves together history, political economy, and even neuropsychology to provide a comprehensive explanation of how America’s culture and political system perpetuates inequalities between different segments of the population.

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Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. While other developed countries face similar challenges from globalization and technological change, none rivals America’s singularly poor record for equitably distributing the benefits and burdens of recent economic shifts. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Customers who bought this item also bought. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.


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It has a good overview of stratification and references a lot of research about stratification in the US. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids.

Reworking the color line — ch. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. As Massey shows, masaey groups have systematically exploited and excluded many of their fellow Americans.

I am in a position where I work with professionals and my eyes were open to black professionals who have the same condescending attitude towards blacks who are not of the same caste as them. Page 1 of 1 Start unequxl Page 1 of 1. By delving into the root causes of inequality in America, Categorically Unequal provides a compelling argument for the creation of a more equitable society.