Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 July 2009

406 Pages | 22 tables, 38 figures


ISBN: 9780195427783

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Understanding Social Inequality

Intersections of Class, Age, Gender, Ethnicity, and Race in Canada

Second Edition

Julie McMullin

  • Canadian. A focus on Canadian issues and examples helps students connect with the material.
  • Current. Revisions throughout reflect recent research in the field and new census data.
  • Innovative organization. Uses an integrative conceptual framework to demonstrate the multidimensional character of inequality.
  • Engaging boxes. An expanded box program demonstrates real-life examples of social inequality with material pulled from newspapers, journals, and other media.