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Higher Education


Jennifer Ball and Lorne Tepperman

The Stacked Deck: An Introduction to Social Inequality
ISBN 13: 9780199010127

About the Book

Uniquely organized around access to key resources-such as income, housing, education, nutritious food, and safety-this text is an accessible, practical, and current introduction to social inequalities for students of the helping professions. Exploring the nature and effects of inequality, The Stacked Deck examines how inequalities are experienced, perpetuated, and remedied on individual, organizational, and governmental levels.

Readership : Students in social inequality or stratification courses out of social service oriented programs (such as Social Work, Social Services, Social Justice, and Health programs) or sociology departments.


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