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‘What type of society is Britain today?’: Lay perceptions of inequality

Irwin, Sarah (2016) ‘What type of society is Britain today?’: Lay perceptions of inequality. British Politics and Policy at LSE (28 Nov 2016). Website.

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Abstract

Contrary to what is often believed, people hold sophisticated interpretations and understandings of socio-economic inequality, writes Sarah Irwin. She draws on her own research to explain participants’ reactions to social structure, as well as to suggest that social science can do more to effectively understand lay perceptions of inequality.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 31 Mar 2017 12:39
Last Modified: 29 May 2020 23:24
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/71916

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