Global Inequality By Ashkirat Singh

  • Global and Economic Inequality

    Global and Economic Inequality If I were a sociologist studying the Developing World I would choose to study Global and economic inequality. Global inequality has been little analyzed by sociologists despite their claim to be the scientific experts most in charge of the study of human inequalities and social stratification. Most undergraduate courses on social inequalities study race, class and gender without ever acknowledging that the greatest inequalities are between those individuals and households

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  • Globalisation and Inequality

    My task is to talk about globalization and inequality in developing countries, with emphasis on Latin America. I have a simple point to make: globalization puts developing countries at risk of increasing income inequality. The increase in inequality in the United States over the last 25 years (during which the income of the poorest 20 percent of households has fallen in real terms by about 15 percent) has been blamed, rightly or wrongly, on changes in trade, technology and migration patterns associated

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  • Harbans Singh Case

    Harbans Singh v. State of U.P., AIR 1982 SUPREME COURT 849 Coram : 3 Y. V. CHANDRACHUD, C.J.I., D. A. DESAI AND AMARENDRA NATH SEN, JJ.* Writ Petn. No. 7453 of 1981, D/- 12 -2 -1982 Constitution of India, Art.32 and Art.72 - Penal Code (45 of 1860), S.53 and S.302 - MURDER - DEATH SENTENCE - Multiple murder case - Accused persons convicted and sentenced to death by common judgment - Death penalty commuted into imprisonment for life of one co-accused- Other co-accused is also entitled

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  • Inequality in America

    Gerardo Contreras Gene Lee Econ203 March 1 2013 Income Inequality in America Dissemination of income in America has been a major topic of study by many institutions as well as scholars. Statistics have been gathered from numerous sources, which show that the problem of income inequality has significantly risen since 1970. Income inequality was stabilized for many years. Although income inequality has increased amongst the elite countries in the world, America suffers from this problem the

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  • Income Inequality

    Income Inequality In Chapter 20 of microeconomics one of the main points to this chapter is to understand income inequality and what causes income inequality. The three points I think they are very important to understand income inequality is the definition, and two examples of what causes income inequality. Education and training and discrimination are two examples that can give a more visual perspective of what income inequality is. The definition to income inequality according to the McConnell

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  • Discrimination or Inequality

    Running Heading: Discrimination or Inequality: The Ideal Women Body Shape Kelly Rowland Research Paper: SOC – 412 - 341 Tarleton State University- Central Texas Professor: Dietert, Michelle Summer, 2008 Discrimination or Inequality: The Ideal Women Body Shape When I think of how the American culture views the woman body shape as the epitome of feminity, I get a little worried. In our society and in many other cultures, women are

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  • Inequality

    the economic gap to enlarge, it violates the individual’s rights to equality. Absence of a representative government would threaten all human rights because there would be no establishment for equality. This is exactly what will happen if income inequality is to take over. The rich citizens will make it to where the poor’s voice will be unheard. It is not fair to have a government where more money means more power, so in order for the government to protect equality; they must reduce the income gap

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  • Inequality

    Two-Variable Inequality MAT221: Introduction to Algebra (GTO1310C) Inequality Equation: 12x + 15y ≤ 3000 (1). 12x+ 15(0) 15y ≤ 3000 (2). 12(0) + 15y≤ 3000 12x ≤ 3000 15y≤ 3000 12x / 12 ≤ 3000/12 15y / 15 ≤ 3000/15 12x ≤ 250 15y≤200 The problem 46 on page 240 in the text book, Elementary and Intermediate Algebra asks that I evaluate an inequality equation that can satisfy the Ozark Company needs. (Dugopolski, M. 2012 )The paragraphs ask for an inequality that can allow the company

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  • Sunder Singh

    Sunder Singh Sunder Singh had studied only up to high school. He was 32-years of age, lived alone in a rented room, and worked eight-hour shift at one petrol pump, then went to the other one for another eight-hour shift. He had a girl friend and was planning to marry. One day when he returned from work, he got a note from his girl friend that she was getting married to someone else and he need not bother her. This was a terrible shock to Sunder Singh and he fell apart. He stopped going to work

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  • Inequality

    The History of Inequality: Institutions and Citizenship Throughout history, inequalities have permeated many different societies to different extents. The exclusion of certain groups over the course of centuries and policies that favor the elite more often than not have allowed inequality to persist. Many different policies and factors result in these inequalities, so it can be difficult to narrow down which have the greatest impact, but by examining the history of different programs meant to

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  • Inequalities

    MAT 221 Math is a very interesting and difficult topic for me at times, but I must admit that I enjoyed this week’s lesson on inequalities. I never knew that there were calculations for body mass index until now. Below, I have worked out calculations according to my height that let me know which weight(s) is healthy for me. In addition, I will also work calculations in between as well as the calculations that show which level of weight(s) that I need to stay away from, if I wish to extend my

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  • Sociological Inequalities with Regards Stratification

    Inequalities, both domestic and global, illuminate the inevitability and functionality of stratification. Discuss. The title of this essay covers a very wide topic of stratification, and in this essay I will look at the many different forms of stratification that exist both at home here in Ireland and also on a worldwide scale, but to begin with I’m going to describe and define what stratification really means. In short stratification is basically how society ranks in hierarchy, which in detail

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  • Gender Inequality

    4, 2013 Professor Fischer Gender Inequality in a Global Perspective What is Gender Inequality? Like others, a social problem that is widespread in American society is Gender inequality. It is a problem that has had a negative impact on American society. Gender inequality can be found in many sub-systems of America. It is important to understand what gender inequality is in order to identify and correct the problem. Two sub-systems that gender inequality can be found are in the family and

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  • Poverty and Inequality

    widespread and severe. The only possible explanation for the contradiction in South Africa’s characteristics would be the deep levels of inequality experienced within the country (Wilson 2011: 2). This essay is going to prove, through looking at what poverty and inequality entail, how it originated in South Africa as well as evaluating statistical evidence, that inequality is indeed a more pressing socio-economic challenge than poverty is in contemporary South Africa. According to Laderchi, Saith and

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  • Inequalities

    Inequalities  This assignment involves the use of inequalities in mathematical equations. The formula for finding Body Mass Index (BMI) is BMI =703W/H^2.  In this formula W = weight in pounds In this formula H = height in inches. For this assignment four intervals based on our own personal heights must be calculated. I am 6 feet 4 inches tall. My height in inches (or H) equals 76. These intervals include inequalities that are categorized as between or compound inequalities. One interval in this

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  • Global Inequality

    continue to experience inequality as they get hit with tsunami’s and other deadly storms that disrupt their development. Financial aid is not always a winning ticket with impoverished nations. The immediate relief is effective to an extent in distributing essentials but how smart is an investment that you constantly throw money at and receive nothing in return? This money is going to things that are manufactured outside the poorer nation and as a result is exacerbating the inequality gap. When offering

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  • Inequality in America

    Huyen Tran Prof. Boyd English 100 4/21/2014 Inequality in America Time has brought about many changes in America since the 1960’s to the present. Many of them have been positive, like advances in technology in regards to the health care system, but some have created a growing concern in the eyes of many citizens. People like Robert Reich have noticed a growing sense of inequality in America and are worried it will only increase over time. Reich in his essay Why the Rich are Getting Richer and

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  • Bikram Singh

    General Bikram Singh assumes charge as the Chief of Army Staff on May 31, 2012.  He becomes the 25th chief of the world's second-largest army. He was commissioned on March 31, 1972, into the Sikh Light Infantry (SIKHLI) Regiment. His colleagues remember him as a bright cadet at the Indian Military Academy (IMA), where he held the appointment of Battalion Cadet Adjutant (BCA).  The affable cadet, known as 'Bikki' to his friends, topped the Young Officer's course at the Infantry School and was

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  • Inequalities

    Inequalities According to our textbook located on page 151 (Dugopolski, M. (2012) the formula for Body Mass Index (BMI) is: BMI = 703W H^2 Now, W is equal to an individual’s weight in pounds and H is equal to the height in inches. The height I will be using in the following problems is 70 inches. The stated intervals combine three compound between inequalities, and one “ordinary,” inequality. For the Body Mass Index (BMI) will be used in inequalities; for this formula they

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  • Global Inequality- by Ashkirat Singh

    continue to experience inequality as they get hit with tsunami’s and other deadly storms that disrupt their development. Financial aid is not always a winning ticket with impoverished nations. The immediate relief is effective to an extent in distributing essentials but how smart is an investment that you constantly throw money at and receive nothing in return? This money is going to things that are manufactured outside the poorer nation and as a result is exacerbating the inequality gap. When offering

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  • Inequality an Dpoverty

    world is full of inequality, inequality exists in many areas, for example, a girl who is born in Norway is more likely live on to old age, while I that same girl was born in Sierra Leone, she would have a one in four chance of dying on her birthday, (Green, 2012) this is just a minute example of inequality in this world. It exists on the basis of, race, caste, gender, economy, health, education and lots more. It is up to the people in various countries to put an end to inequality and therefore alleviate

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  • Gender Inequality

    females. This is commonly referred to as gender inequality. According to Dorius and Firebaugh (2010), gender inequality is where one gender possesses an excessively large proportion of valued items, such as political influence, wages or good health. Although every region of the world has developed policies and laws to tackle gender inequality, Asia-Pacific has countries with varying social and economic circumstances. This essay will examine gender inequality in two Asia-Pacific states, namely China and

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  • Social Inequalities

    Inequalities in Society P1 The society that we live in today isn’t equal, inequalities can be seen in every corner of the earth and there are a whole multitude of different explanations and factors that are causing this. When we talk about an unequal society we are referring to the why one person can and will achieve things such as obtaining their dream job and or fulfilling their lives ambition. But another person with just as much drive and determination, ability and intelligence as the previously

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  • Inequalities

    Inequalities MAT/221 07/14/2014 Compound inequalities and inequalities are useful for creating charts for doctors for the BMI, by giving people the range for how much they should and shouldn’t weigh according to their standards. These calculations could be misguided because they don’t account for certain aspects like body fat and or muscle mass, because to two weigh differently. The BMI equation is equal to 703W divided by H squared. The W stands for weight in pounds or LBS and H stands

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  • Impact of Inequality

    206GENDER ANALYSIS AND DEVELOPMENT THE IMPACT OF INEQUALITY Box 1: COMPARATIVE STUDIES ON INEQUALITY AND SOCIAL MOBILITY ACROSS OECD AND LATIN AMERICAN COUNTRIES Presented by Del Mundo, Maria Naida Box 2: SOCIAL AND POLITICAL COHESION, SOCIAL TOLERANCE OF INEQUALITY Presented by Gutierrez, Cherry Lou THE IMPACT OF INEQUALITY ABSTRACT October 29, 2014 There is growing evidence and recognition on the powerful and corrosive effects of inequality on economic growth, poverty, social mobility and

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  • Global Inequality

    continue to experience inequality as they get hit with tsunami’s and other deadly storms that disrupt their development. Financial aid is not always a winning ticket with impoverished nations. The immediate relief is effective to an extent in distributing essentials but how smart is an investment that you constantly throw money at and receive nothing in return? This money is going to things that are manufactured outside the poorer nation and as a result is exacerbating the inequality gap. When offering

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  • Income Inequality

    Lecturer’s Name Date of submission Income Inequality Introduction The problem of an increase in household income inequality has been a major talk point in political discussion and public policy. According to Winston Churchill, inequality is unavoidable especially in capitalist societies. However, President Barrack Obama views inequality as not only a major problem but as a defining problem of this generation. It cannot be disputed that income inequality in the United States has been rising over

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  • Inequality

    The article talks about how inequality has increased over the years and is steadily increasing. In the first article, the writer pretty much breaks down how this is possible. Or in other words the author breaks down why this might have occurred. I agree that the United States favor the wealthy. The writer went into depth on a study how the society favors the wealthy over the poor. I think this is so true. It is not fair that some people don’t have to pay certain wages like others may have to. Like

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  • Inequality

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  • Wealth Inequality

    Sam Cornell INTRODUCTION I. Financial inequality is greater now than it has been at anytime in the last century, and the gaps in wages, income, and wealth in America, are wider here than they are in any other developed economy. II. THESIS STATEMENT: Wealth inequality in the USA does not allow those living in poverty to climb out and join the middle class, and keeps most wealth, power, and privilege in the hands of a select few. (Transition History} BODY

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  • Karma by Kushwant Singh

    In the halls of an Indian railway station we are introduced to the concepts of irony, contrasts and false expectations, all moulded together in the short story “Karma” by Kushwant Singh. The protagonist who introduces us to these concepts is the Indian man Sir Mohan Lal: A man who sits in the 1st class waiting room, and a man who believes that the British culture is superior to the one of his homeland. He’s once proudly attended the University of Oxford and mingled with the English upper class

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  • Sunder Singh

    product like Nike mean to Sunder Singh? Sunder Sing, just escaping homelessness is clearly proud that he was able to save and buy a pair of Nikes. He could undoubtedly have purchase a different brand that would have met his physical needs as well for much less money which he does not say why he bought the more expensive Nikes, a reasonable interpretation is that they serve as a visible symbol that Sunder Singh is back as a successful. Sunder Singh is not Unique among low-income

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  • Dr. Manmohan Singh

    Dr. Manmohan Singh Dr. Manmohan Singh is the 14th and current Prime Minister of the Republic of India. He was born on Monday, 26 September 1932. He is the first Sikh to hold the post of Prime Minister in India. He is the first Indian Prime Minister since Jawaharlal Nehru to return to power after completing a full five-year term. Manmohan Singh is also the 12th Prime Minister under an Indian National Congress Government. He was a hard working student who studied by candlelight, as his village

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  • Pad 540 Assignment 3: the Economy, Global Finance, and Inequality

    540 Assignment 3: The Economy, Global Finance, and Inequality http://homeworklance.com/downloads/pad-540-assignment-3-the-economy-global-finance-and-inequality/ lobal Environment” Discussion Question 1: •From the first e-Activity, suggest two (2) recent events that have helped to shape the attitudes of people around the world on the subject of global warming. Defend or critique the prevailing sentiment that governments should devote additional focus to global warming. Provide a rationale for

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  • Income Inequality

    Income inequality Name Date Abstract In any given population, there is a difference between what people within the population earn. The uneven distribution of income in any given population is income inequality. In order for there to be income, there has to be several sources of income. These sources of income may be combinational or independent per person receiving the income. Income may result from wages, rent, bank account interests, salaries or even profits made in business transactions

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  • Pad 540 Assignment 3: the Economy, Global Finance, and Inequality

    PAD 540 Assignment 3: The Economy, Global Finance, and Inequality http://homeworkfy.com/downloads/pad-540-assignment-3-the-economy-global-finance-and-inequality/ To Get this Tutorial Copy & Paste above URL Into Your Browser Hit Us Email for Any Inquiry at: Homeworkfy@gmail.com Visit our Site for More Tutorials: (http://homeworkfy.com/ ) lobal Environment” Discussion Question 1: •From the first e-Activity, suggest two (2) recent events that have helped to shape the attitudes of people around

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  • Pad 540 Assignment 3: the Economy, Global Finance, and Inequality

    PAD 540 Assignment 3: The Economy, Global Finance, and Inequality http://homeworktimes.com/downloads/pad-540-assignment-3-the-economy-global-finance-and-inequality/ lobal Environment” Discussion Question 1: •From the first e-Activity, suggest two (2) recent events that have helped to shape the attitudes of people around the world on the subject of global warming. Defend or critique the prevailing sentiment that governments should devote additional focus to global warming. Provide a rationale for

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  • Confronting Inequality

    Confronting Inequality Response Paul Krugman in “Confronting Inequality” tries to explain how bad inequality is and the things that can bring inequality up or down. He gives reasons of why he and Americans should care about the rising inequality. Krugman says, “One reason to care about inequality is the straight forward matter of living standards. The lack of clear economic progress for lower and middle income families is in itself an important reason to seek a more equal distribution

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  • Global Inequality

    GLOBAL INEQUALITY Global inequalities among nations are the outcome of centuries of nations’ struggle over global supremacy, forced circumstances and mismanaged priorities by the nations themselves and world as a whole. Historically global inequality refers to the three-world model and includes "World System Theory."The three-world model assumes that the entire world was once agrarian. Most of the worlds’ work involved farming, which was the most advanced type of economic activity. Around the middle

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  • Sunder Singh \

    Sunder Singh had studied only up to high school. He was 32-years of age, lived alone in a rented room, and worked eight-hour shift at one petrol pump, then went to the other one for another eight-hour shift. He had a girl friend and was planning to marry. One day when he returned from work, he got a note from his girl friend that she was getting married to someone else and he need not bother her. This was a terrible shock to Sunder Singh and he fell apart. He stopped going to work, spent sleepless

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  • Rajeev Singh

    Key Decision Criteria 3 Alternatives analysis 4 Recommendations Action and Implementation Plan Conclusion Appendix References Problem Faced Rajeev Singh wants to decide whether he should invest more financial resources into his suffering business. He sees alternatives that could potentially turn the business around but is unsure at ultimately what he should do. Competition is becoming fierce in the

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  • Bhupinder Singh

    event. Submission of Abstract Submission of full Length Paper th : 28 January, 2016 SRI FATEHGARH SAHIB "To Strive, To Seek, To Find & Not to Yield" ORGANIZING COMMITTEE CONFERENCE PATRON Jathedar Avtar Singh President SGPC & College Governing Body CONFERENCE DIRECTOR Dr. Jatinder Singh Sidhu Director-Principal, Mata Gujri College, Fatehgarh Sahib st I International Conference on On 3rd February, 2016 CONFERENCE CHIEF GUEST Mr. C.R. Bector Professor Emeritus Faculty of Management, University

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  • Inequality

    Issues in inequality in non-income dimensions Achin Chakraborty Institute of Development Studies Kolkata 1, Reformatory Street, 5th Floor Calcutta University Alipore Campus Kolkata 700 027 India achinchak@rediffmail.com Abstract There are two basic approaches to measuring inequality in non-income dimensions. One views inequality as variation of an outcome indicator across individuals and the other views inequality as essentially

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  • The Ocial Inequalities

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  • Globalisation Has Intensified Inequality

    Globalisation has intensified inequality Globalisation has built a set of prospects for mainly large firms around the world with declines in tariffs or creation of free trade areas (Celik 2010). Although globalisation has increase economic growth substantially it does however also increase the economic and social gap within and between countries. Income inequality in particular is the effect of globalisation through foreign direct investment. According to the World Development Indicators

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  • Economic Inequality

    of the influence of economic inequality on the likelihood of entry into different forms of entrepreneurship, and attempt to unravel the mechanisms through which inequality may impact the role of individual attributes on potential entrepreneurial behaviors. In this regard, we address the following inquiry: countries with greater economic inequality usually have higher rates of entrepreneurial activity (Lippmann et al., 2005:11), but to what extent does inequality drive necessity and opportunity-based

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  • A Relationship Between Current Globalisation, Unemployment, Inequality and Poverty

    available at www.emeraldinsight.com/0306-8293.htm A relationship between current globalisation, unemployment, inequality and poverty Wilfred I. Ukpere and Andre D. Slabbert Faculty of Business, Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), Cape Town, South Africa Abstract Purpose – This paper contends that there is a positive relationship between current globalisation, unemployment, inequality and poverty, which paves a vista for further academic discourse. Design/methodology/approach – As a meta-analytical

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  • Global Inequality

    GLOBAL ECONOMICS CRITICAL ESSAY Does Globalization Cause Inequity Among Rich and Poor Nations? M. Stephen Lucas March 2007 Lucas 2 Table of Contents Introduction Discussion International Inequality Trade verses Aid Culture Clash Trade Liberalization 5 8 13 18 3 Conclusion 21 Bibliography Appendix 23 26 Lucas 3 Does Globalization Cause Inequity Among Rich and Poor Nations? Introduction Globalization and international trade have been around for millennia. Over the most

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  • Inequality

    3.2 Theoretical development The theoretical view in economic inequality has a long history. The deliberation of fair distribution can be old-fashioned to classical economist David Recardio and leftist theoretical matters as Karl Marx. These theorists have already documented the magnitude of distribution in the society, and among different classes of the people. 3.2.1 Kuznets Hypothesis: A reasonably moderate theory which has prevailed in the mainstream academia for about half a century is

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  • Inequalities

    TMA 01 Clare Swan - (B6446618) Outline some of the ways in which inequalities have been made and remade in South Wales. In this essay I will be looking at the inequalities, which is the unequal distribution of valued social resources within a society or between societies and how they have been and remade. I shall be looking at the legacy of coal, gender inequality and the redevelopment of Cardiff Bay. The presence of coal affected many aspects of life. Many different people earned

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