Transmitting Inequality: Wealth and the American Family

Yuval Elmelech

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 268 pages

File size: 7.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

In this authoritative study, Elmelech investigates the role that generational heritage plays in social stratification. Transmitting Inequality provides the essential theoretical framework for examining the institutional inequalities that shape the distribution of property and wealth in the United States.