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Published: 15 December 2009

480 Pages | 7 b/w tables, 2 b/w figures

7 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780195430127

Bookseller Code (06)

Inequality in Canada

A Reader on the Intersections of Gender, Race, and Class

Second Edition

Edited by Valerie Zawilski

  • Up-to-date: New essays on topics such as body image, government-imposed sterilization, war, and gay marriage
  • Wide-ranging: The broad selection of readings covering a variety of current issues means that this text can be used in any courses dealing with inequality, stratification, power, class, and status
  • Updated pedagogy: New introductions, chapter summaries, and critical thinking questions will spark discussion and increase student comprehension

New to this Edition:

  • Expanded and revised introductions give students an understanding of each reading
  • New end-of-part summaries put theories and issues in context
  • Revised critical thinking questions spark classroom discussion
  • Twelve new readings, including issues such as body image, gender division of labour, marriage today, and skin lightening

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