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Issue Brief: Public Opinion and Socioeconomic Status/Class

Andrea Matos; Raymond Arthur Smith

Title:
Issue Brief: Public Opinion and Socioeconomic Status/Class
Author(s):
Matos, Andrea
Smith, Raymond Arthur
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Type:
Reports
Department:
Political Science
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Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
Abstract:
This issue brief demonstrates the complex and often contradictory manner in which Americans view members of different socioeconomic classes and the disparities between them. While a majority of Americans think that inequality is currently excessive, they do not believe in leveling out incomes and believe inequality is inherently just.
Subject(s):
Social structure
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Suggested Citation:
Andrea Matos, Raymond Arthur Smith, 2010, Issue Brief: Public Opinion and Socioeconomic Status/Class, Columbia University Academic Commons, http://hdl.handle.net/10022/AC:P:11002.

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