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作者 Grusky, David
書名 Occupy the Future
出版項 Cambridge : MIT Press, 2013
國際標準書號 9780262306072 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (294 pages)
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系列 Boston Review Bks
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附註 Intro -- Contents -- Part I. Introduction -- Occupy the Future -- Part II. The Empirical and Normative Foundation -- Economic Inequality in the United States: An Occupy-Inspired Primer -- How Much Inequality Is There? -- Trends In Inequality -- Cross-National Comparisons -- The Sources of Inequality -- Conclusions -- Ethics and Inequality -- Part III. The Sources of the Takeoff -- Increasing Income Inequality: Economics and Institutional Ethics -- Why Is There So Much Poverty? -- Part IV. Who Bears the Brunt of the Takeoff? -- Education and Inequality -- The Double Binds of Economic and Racial Inequality -- Gender and Economic Inequality -- Part V. Inequality, Politics, and Democracy -- Restarting History -- Political Remedies to Economic Inequality -- State Millionaire Taxes -- Inequality and Its Discontents -- Fifty States: Room for Reform -- No Flight of the Millionaires -- Top One Percent Taxes and Sound State Fiscal Policy -- The Politics of Occupy: Now and Looking Ahead -- Part VI. The Social Costs of Inequality -- Capitalism Versus the Environment -- The Rising Toll of Inequality on Health Care and Health Status -- Part VII. Inequality and Culture -- Occupy Your Imagination -- What if We Occupied Language? -- Thinking Big -- About the Contributors -- Notes -- Boston Review Books
How the Occupy movement has challenged the gap between American principles and American practice--and how we can realize our most cherished ideals
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Grusky, David Occupy the Future Cambridge : MIT Press,c2013 9780262018401
主題 Income distribution -- United States.;Equality -- United States.;Poverty -- United States.;United States -- Economic conditions -- 2009-;United States -- Social conditions -- 2009-
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Alt Author McAdam, Doug
Reich, Rob
Satz, Debra
Alim, H. Samy
Arrow, Kenneth J
Barr, Donald A
Brody, Jennifer DeVere
Carter, Prudence L
Correll, Shelley J
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