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Discrimination in an unequal world

Author: Miguel Angel Centeno; Katherine S Newman
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Proponents of globalization argue that it is helping & that in a competitive world, no one can afford to discriminate except on the basis of skills. Opponents counter that globalization does nothing but provide a meritocratic patina on a consistently unequal distribution of opportunity.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Miguel Angel Centeno; Katherine S Newman
ISBN: 0199732175 9780199732173 0199732167 9780199732166
OCLC Number: 671741996
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 306 pages)
Contents: PREFACE; PART I: STUDYING GLOBAL DISCRIMINATION; PART II: CASE STUDIES
Responsibility: edited by Miguel Angel Centeno, Katherine S. Newman.

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Discrimination in an Unequal World explores the relationship between discrimination and inequality by comparing and examining what effect globalization has had on discrimination. Investigating a  Read more...

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The case studies are intriguing examinations of culturally specific forms of historic discrimination in highly unequal societies: pre- and post-apartheid South Africa, racially diverse modern Brazil, Read more...

 
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