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Income inequality in capitalist democracies : the interplay of values and institutions

Income inequality in capitalist democracies : the interplay of values and institutions (Loan 2 times)

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Birchfield, Vicki L. , 1965-.
Title Statement
Income inequality in capitalist democracies : the interplay of values and institutions / Vicki L. Birchfield.
Publication, Distribution, etc
University Park :   Pennsylvania State University Press ,   c2008.  
Physical Medium
x, 244 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0271034408 (cloth : alk. paper) 9780271034409 (cloth : alk. paper)
요약
"Examines patterns of income inequality among 16 advanced democracies from the mid 1970s to the early 2000s and explains why some societies have a large and growing divide between the rich and the poor while others, facing similar global economic pressures, maintain more egalitarian income distributions"--Provided by publisher.
Content Notes
Theoretical foundations : political economy as applied democratic theory -- Political justice versus market justice : why values matter -- The power and the limitations of political institutions : retooling the consensus-majoritarian framework to "bring culture in" -- The interaction of institutions, values, and income inequality : a quantitative analysis -- The exceptions prove the rule : case studies in income inequality in Switzerland and the United Kingdom -- Conclusion.
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-229) and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Income distribution -- Developed countries. Capitalism -- Developed countries. Equality -- Developed countries. Democracy -- Economic aspects. Political culture -- Developed countries.
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504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-229) and index.
505 0 ▼a Theoretical foundations : political economy as applied democratic theory -- Political justice versus market justice : why values matter -- The power and the limitations of political institutions : retooling the consensus-majoritarian framework to "bring culture in" -- The interaction of institutions, values, and income inequality : a quantitative analysis -- The exceptions prove the rule : case studies in income inequality in Switzerland and the United Kingdom -- Conclusion.
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