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Categorically Unequal

The American Stratification System

by Douglas S. Massey

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Published by Russell Sage Foundation Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Men"s Studies - General,
  • Social Classes,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Equality,
  • Social stratification,
  • United States,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8348322M
    ISBN 100871545853
    ISBN 109780871545855

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    Douglas Steven Massey (born in Olympia, Washington, United States) is an American is currently a professor of Sociology at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University and is an adjunct professor of Sociology at the University of specializes in the sociology of immigration, and has written on the effect of Alma mater: Western Washington University (B.A. ). Categorically Unequal: The American Stratification Douglas S. York: Russell Sage Press, Pp. xiii+ $


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Massey argues that social inequalities arise from the universal human tendency to Author: Douglas Massey. Categorically Unequal is striking both for its theoretical originality and for the breadth of topics it covers.

Massey argues that social inequalities arise from the universal human tendency to place others into social categories. In America, ethnic minorities, women, and the poor have consistently been the targets of stereotyping, and as a 5/5(1). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm.

Contents: How stratification works --The rise and fall of egalitarian capitalism --Reworking the color line --Building a better underclass --Remaking the political economy --Engendering inequality --America Title. Categorically Unequal: The American Stratification System: Douglas S.

Massey: Books - (8). Categorically Unequal synthesizes these underlying causes into a comprehensive, historical, yet timely perspective. Massey examines US social groups based upon the idea of race, ethnicity, class, and gender. He intertwines the disciplines of sociology, political economy, and psychology, providing the reader a comprehensive and historical view of various inequalities within.

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Published by Russell Sage Foundation Massey, Douglas S. Categorically Unequal: The American Stratification by: Publication date Series A Russell Sage Foundation centennial volume ISBN (pbk.) (pbk.).