Inequalities in the UK

New Discourses, Evolutions and Actions

This book addresses the question of the extent of and responses to inequalities in the UK in 2017 in the wake of the 2008 Great Recession and provides an up-to-date account of the distribution of inequalities, the evolving ways they are measured/addressed as well as the changing perception of inequalities by the general public and policy-makers.

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  • David Fée
  • Anémone Kober-Smith


Part I Mapping Inequalities in the United Kingdom Today: The Changing Face of Inequalities? Part II The Equality Agenda then and Now: Political Debates, Public Policies and Outcomes Part III The Governance of Inequality: Local Initiatives and Responses in a Multi-Level Polity