Kenneth McGill's Global Inequality: Anthropological Insights PDF

By Kenneth McGill

Inequality is at present gaining significant cognizance in educational, coverage, and media circles. From Thomas Piketty to Robert Putnam, there isn't any scarcity of financial, sociological, or political analyses. yet what does anthropology, with its concentrate on the qualitative personality of relationships among humans, need to provide? Drawing on present scholarship and illustrative ethnographic case reviews, McGill argues that anthropology is very like minded to interrogating worldwide inequality, not only inside countries, yet throughout international locations as well.

Brief, accessibly written, and peppered with bright ethnographic examples that deliver modern learn to existence, Global Inequality is an advent to the subject from a distinct and significant perspective.

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