This special number of unique essays brings a comparative standpoint to problems with social inequality. great sociologists from worldwide have contributed to this fascinating and rigorous quantity, drawing upon their very own examine within the fields of race and ethnicity, category and inequality, and gender and sexuality.
- Contains unique essays through best students on problems with social inequalities round the world
- Features learn and examples from the united states, Canada, united kingdom, Australia, France, Portugal, Finland, and Japan
- Reviews study on problems with social inequalities from the fields of race, classification, and gender
- Reflects on methodological matters and the strengths of qualitative research
- Provides scholars with a major evaluate of the improvement of social stratification studies
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