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The Shrinking American Middle Class: The Social and Cultural Implications of Growing Inequality

Joseph Dillon Davey
Format
Book
Published
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
ISBN
9781137032294 (hbk.), 1137032294 (hbk.)
Contents
  • Income distribution and social justice
  • The dangers of growing inequality
  • How did this happen?
  • Problems with outsourcing offshore
  • The Chinese juggernaut: how did they get where they are?
  • Problems facing China
  • India: English speakers and a demographic dividend
  • The suggested solutions? The myth of educational reform
  • Inequality in a globalized economy
  • Slowing down the shrinkage
  • Political reform and progressive taxation can reduce inequality.
Description
200 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-196) and index.
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