The broken ladder : how inequality affects the way we think, live, and die / Keith Payne.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Greenwood PL - Greenwood||305.512 PAY (Text)||36626103835393||New Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780525429814
- ISBN: 0525429816
- Physical Description: viii, 246 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Publisher: New York : Viking, 
- Copyright: ©2017
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-238) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Lunch lady economics: why feeling poor hurts like being poor -- Relatively easy: why we can't stop comparing ourselves to others -- Poor logic: inequality has a logic of its own -- The right, the left, and the ladder: how inequality divides our politics -- Long lives and tall tombstones: inequality is a matter of life and death -- God, conspiracies, and the language of the angels: why people believe what they need to believe -- Inequality in black and white: the dangerous dance of racial and economic inequality -- The corporate ladder: why fair pay signals fair play -- The art of living vertically: flatter ladders, comparing with care, and the things that matter most.
|Summary, etc.:|| A leading social scientist presents a timely examination of the physical, psychological and moral effects of inequality that explains how inequality is attributed to factors identified by both conservatives and progressives and has a profound impact on health and value systems.
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|Subject:||Equality > Psychological aspects.