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The spirit level : why more equal societies almost always do better

Author: Richard Wilkinson; Kate Pickett
Publisher: London : Allen Lane, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Large inequalities of income in a society have often been regarded as divisive and corrosive, and it is common knowledge that in rich societies the poor have shorter lives and suffer more from almost  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Wilkinson; Kate Pickett
ISBN: 1846140390 9781846140396
OCLC Number: 612088340
Description: 330 Seiten : Illustrationen
Responsibility: Richard Wilkinson, Kate Pickett.

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'A profoundly important book whose findings challenge the preference for growth over equality' Richard Layard

 
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